The 1908 Tunguska Event

April 29, 2014 10:00 am3 comments
The 1908 Tunguska Event

It’s early morning in Krasnoyarsk Krai, Russia on the 30th of July 1908. There isn’t a cloud in the sky and the morning is already hot and dry in the isolation of the Siberian wilderness. The day starts just as any other would when suddenly, at around 07:17am, the sun […]

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North Face Launches “Longer Days” Summer Initiative

April 16, 2014 5:50 pm0 comments
North Face Launches “Longer Days” Summer Initiative

North Face has launched a new initiative called “Longer Days” that encourages outdoor endeavours now that spring has arrived. The company, which sells outdoors kit including camping and hiking gear, has created two competitions in which users can win daily and weekly prizes ranging from high quality outdoors utility backpacks to a […]

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Get Your Garden Set For Spring…

March 17, 2014 11:25 am0 comments
Get Your Garden Set For Spring…

I don’t think anyone quite knows what is going on with the seasons… some places have been snowed in and freezing or severe floods while others have had hardly any winter like weather at all but with the daffodils on sale, a bit of sunshine trying to break through the […]

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Eco To-Do List: The Top Five

February 18, 2014 11:00 am0 comments
Eco To-Do List: The Top Five

It is so easy to become a ‘trendy sustainability’ victim – lecturing people on what they should be doing, and not quite hitting the mark yourself. Yes, it is sometimes overwhelming to think “eco” all of the time, but you must first rid yourself of the idea that offsetting your […]

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Africa vs Asia – The beginning of the end?

September 3, 2013 12:00 pm1 comment
Africa vs Asia – The beginning of the end?

When one thinks of the plight of elephants in the world today, what comes to mind is the merciless killings of the African elephant for ivory. Think again. A much worse threat of extinction is happening to the Asian Elephant. These magnificent animals are often overlooked compared with their African […]

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