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This weeks links (2019-04-22)

In brief: * Tourists in search of selfies ignore warning signs, put lives at risk (2019-Apr-22) [The Age] * How Instagram Ruined the Great Outdoors (2019-Apr-18) [New Republic] Running: * Why are middle-aged marathon runners faster than twentysomethings? (2019-Apr-23) [The … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-04-15)

In brief: * Exclusive Good Omens clip introduces the adorable Antichrist (2019-Apr-14) [EW] * You vs Wild review – I tried so hard to feed Bear Grylls to a crocodile (2019-Apr-11) [Guardian] https://www.netflix.com/title/80227574 * These Books by Badass Women Will … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-04-08)

In brief: * Australians of the Year Craig Challen and Richard Harris tell Aussie kids to get active (2019-Apr-08) [ABC] ❝The Australians of the Year, famous for their high-risk Thai cave rescue, have issued a challenge to the kids of … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-04-01)

In brief: * GPS clocks are about to roll back to zero. How will this affect you? (2019-Apr-05) [ABC|News] Because GPS time began on January 6, 1980, the first rollover transpired on August 21, 1999. The second rollover happens this … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-03-25)

In brief: * Australia’s Top 35 Multi Day Hikes [Yuraygir Walks] * Beginner’s Guide to Snowshoeing [REI] * IMPROVING BEST PRACTICES FOR TREE WELL PHENOMENA RISK AND INCIDENTS [PDF] [College of the Rockies, BC, Canada] “Both backcountry and in-bounds skiers … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-03-18)

In brief: * John Oliver Defends ‘Egg Boy’ Against ‘Asshole’ Aussie Senator in Wake of New Zealand Mosque Shootings (2019-Mar-170 [Daily Beast] 😆🥚 ❝ The real cause of Fraser Anning getting hit with an egg is Fraser Anning saying things … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-03-11)

In brief: * Accident Black Spots in the British Hills (2019-Feb-12) [UKHillwalking.com] Gruff’s advice: Carry an ice axe and crampons, and know how to use them. Put your crampons on in good time and in a safe place, don’t wait … Continue reading

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