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From high castles to underwater villages: A Grand Tour of Alentejo — Jules Verne Times Two

It was not going according to plan. The expected balmy temperatures of early fall were nowhere to be found, and my watch showed instead 40°C (105°F).

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Red Bull's next big thing

2017 has seen lots of criticism directed at Dr. Helmut Marko. The head of Red Bull’s driver development programme is not an overly popular man at the best of times, owing to his cold personality, but in the past 12 months, the Austrian hasn’t exactly made himself any friends. 728 more words

Other views: Disdain the dams, but hydropower is clean energy

We understand the disdain some people have for hydroelectric dams.

They turn free-flowing rivers into stagnant reservoirs.

They interfere with, or block altogether, the migration of anadromous fish such as salmon and steelhead. 58 more words

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Druid Lake a.k.a Lake Chapman

From the Water Engineer’s office – drawings and history of Druid Lake. A Google search will give various histories of the lake. This history comes from the actual Water Engineer’s reports to the Mayor at that time: 442 more words