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Whilst studying philosophy I grew tired of the intellectual masturbation and thought of ways to make real changes for our planet. One obvious solution is to have a motivated, or at least informed public. So for the last year, I've used humanity's greatest tool for spreading information - media - to propagate messages that promote scientific literacy and a planetary perspective.