Dog Poo! From Hero to Zero to Hero. A Brief Circular History

How can a noxious substance like dog poo move between; a useful commodity sought after by humans, on to a public nuisance leading to enforcement and prosecution and finally, a new opportunity to light the streets and improve communication? To put some context around my sudden interest in dog poo, it’s featured quite a lot […]

Social Practice Theory, Tube Chat and relevance to Behaviour Change

Did you ever receive ‘guidance’ from a parent, teacher or someone ‘older and wiser’; advising you to be careful about hanging around with a new group of friends (the wrong crowd)? Turns out they might have been right, and they knew something about Social Practice Theory. Underpinning the theory is the way that we think […]

Will playing Prison Architect make you a better sustainable decision maker?

Could playing a computer game which involves the design, building and running of an American Jail (Prison Architect) help public service ‘decision makers’ make better real life decisions? In particular would it help people to learn how to think differently? Would it help them behave in a way that aligns decision making with sustainable development […]