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Take care of the earth in 10 easy steps

Monday, July 2nd, 2018 by

Did you know that global usage of disposable plastic bags is now at 5 trillion and up to 1 million plastic drinking bottles are purchased every minute? In fact, half of the worlds plastic goes towards single use items!

On top of this, one third of plastic packaging used doesn’t even make it into our collection systems and is instead polluting our environment. The plastic that ends up in our oceans can circle the Earth four times in a single year and can continue to do so for 1,000 years before it fully disintegrates! With 13 million tonnes of plastic entering our oceans every year, this represents an alarming threat to our marine life.

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Train your brain

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017 by

Did you know that the human brain is capable of 1,016 processes per second, making it more powerful than a computer? Or that the average brain is believed to generate up to 50,000 thoughts per day?

Millennials aged 18 to 34 have been found to be more forgetful than Baby Boomers, meaning they’re more likely to forget where they put their keys than their parents! Our brains are amazing but just as we exercise our bodies, it’s important to exercise them to keep them sharp, performing at their best, and on top of where those keys are.

October 13th was Train your Brain Day so we’ve put together some apps and brain training games to get you thinking so you don’t get brain fried!.

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Presenting Node’s Proudest Geek

Friday, July 14th, 2017 by

Our Node ‘Proud to be a Geek’ comp launched last month to celebrate Geek Pride Day so all the geeks out there could get some well-deserved recognition and the chance to win a FRITZ!Box 7490!

Throughout the competition our #NodeGeeks wore their inner geekdom with pride and we were blown away by the quality and quantity of entries! (more…)

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