Master the moment with wonderment and enthusiasm.
“Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.”
Sarah Knight, pHD student at the University of York and Data
Impact Fellow for the UK Data Service, shares her findings from earlier this year, and our Director, Nancy Hey, places them into the wider policy context.
We are just beginning to understand how the natural and physical environment
impacts our quality of life. Recent research has shown that exposure and proximity to natural places, such as green and blue spaces, weather,
and biodiversity all impact our overall well-being. But how much value do we put on environmental features relative to other factors that affect our quality of life?