Be a Sustainable Superhero!

As part of our Uniting Sustainable Superheroes crowdfunding campaign we’re sharing your inspiring #SustainableSuperhero stories. Join us to show what young scientists and engineers are already doing to understand and tackle global sustainability challenges.

Support us to build a sustainable future:

We want to share the ‘superpowers’ that people are using to develop truly transformative technologies. We want to show that by working together we are and can build a prosperous, sustainable future for us all.

How to get involved

  • Tweet the amazing sustainable science or technology you’re working on and how that will have a positive impact on the world. Tweet to @greenscientists using the hashtag #SustainableSuperhero
  • Share your story with us on facebook by posting on the NESSE facebook page or use the hashtag #SustainableSuperhero
  • Take a photo of yourself with our #SustainableSuperhero speech bubble or just a piece of paper. Just print it out add a sentence about your ‘sustainable superpower’! Either tweet it, add it on facebook or email it to us at and we’ll post it online. Superhero costumes are welcome!
    Download here: Sustainable superhero speech bubble
Nicola - University of York

Nicola – University of York

  • Go one step further and make a short video.  Check out our helpful guide to creating your own video, the NESSE Sustainable Superhero Film Toolkit, and add your voice! To share your film either upload it directly to youtube and share the link with us or email it directly to us: If it’s too big to upload share it via DropBox or another file sharing programme.
Zak sharing his sustainable superpower!

Zak sharing his sustainable superpower!