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Carbon Detox

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George Marshall presents his fast moving, highly entertaining one man show that will challenge your assumptions and help you to find fresh ways to deal with the world’s greatest challenge.

The event will be followed by George Marshall selling books at discounted price of £6.99 and signing them.

Free for members of the Union or Zero Carbon Society, £2 for Students, £3 for Non-Students. If you want to book your ticket, please email

Find out:

Why climate change is often so boring Why polar bears don’t persuade us How plastic bags became a fetish How a spin in a Ferrari fits into a low carbon future Why smokers can teach us anything we need to know Why we need to think of climate change as a scary but survivable roller coaster ride How to find joy and thrive in a climate change world

Carbon Detox puts and strong and persuasive argument that we must stop thinking about ‘saving the planet’ and ‘giving things up’. Instead, it says, let’s adopt a light-carbon lifestyle because it is the only smart, fun, healthy and modern way to live in the 21st century.

George Marshall is one of the most entertaining and inspirational environmental public speakers in Britain. He is founder of the charity the Climate Outreach and Information Network and appears regularly in newspapers and on television and radio . He has 20 years’ experience in environmental research and campaigning and lives in a low carbon home in Oxford.

This talk is part of the Cambridge Zero Carbon Society series.

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