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Love meat too much to go vego? Become a flexitarian

You don’t need to commit to a meat-free diet forever in order to make environmentally friendly changes in your life. This is how to become a flexitarian.

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How to grow vegetables in your backyard or balcony

If you’re looking to discover your green-thumb and save some cash, growing your own vegetables is a great investment. Plus: it’s easier than you think.

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Quiz: are these weird Australian laws fact or urban myth?

Ever heard a wacky law and wondered how true it was? Test your knowledge on obscure Australian laws and find out if you’re breaking some without knowing.

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Why can’t we resist consumerism at Christmas?

If you get sucked into the Christmas consumerism trap every year, you might want to consider whether piles of presents make you and the environment happy.

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How to reduce food waste and your environmental footprint

How much food do you think you throw out each week? Food waste is one of the leading causes of household waste in Australia, but what can we do about it?

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Quiz: how well do you handle criticism?

Do you think getting feedback improves the quality of your work? Take this quiz to find out if you can handle criticism well.

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Quiz: could you blitz Year 10 science?

Do you think you know the basics of biology, chemistry, physics and earth science? Take this Year 10 science quiz and test your knowledge.

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Why resting isn’t the cure to back pain
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Why you should try something you believe you’re bad at

Success is rarely easy. If you want to push your career forward, take the next step by adopting a growth mindset and trying something you’re bad at.

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Do you really know what makes you happy?

Day to day, we make decisions that we believe will make us happy, but it often turns out we’re doing the opposite. Why don’t we know what makes us happy?

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