Civilisation left stranded in time
Representing a scene out of a Steven Spielberg classic, you could be excused for thinking a catastrophic event drove the mass exodus from this metropolis. The …
The Crystal Cave of Giants
Three hundred metres below the earths surface in a hot humid cavern, lies crystals as large as telephone poles, undisturbed for thousands of years. In Naica, …
Conservation; when is enough, enough?
This discussion came up a few weeks ago in our ecology seminar, we were talking about invasive species and a good point came up about conservation, …
Deserts around the Globe
A lot of people may think that a desert is only an extremely hot place. It is definitely incorrect! According to the dictionary definition, a place …
Media hype: friend or foe?
Unless you have managed to isolate yourself from any form of media whatsoever, then you have probably heard about Dane the Swan and his new girlfriend, …
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