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ESA commits half a billion to its next Mars lander despite predecessor's crash

The European Space Agency is doubling down on Mars, dedicating nearly half a billion dollars to its follow-up mission to the planet’s surface — even though the first one quite literally cratered. 374 more words


Friday Fancy - Giant's Causeway

I’ve never been to Northern Ireland; ever. I don’t know why, I’ve lived in the north west of England for most of my life where a ferry to Ireland was never far away and now I live in the north east of England where there is an airport twenty minutes away which flies there directly. 223 more words


EuroTrip Diaries: Paris

Eiffel, I’m in looooveeee…. Siapa coba yang ga tau film ini? Film zaman saya masih muda belia, pacaran sajah belum kenal.. Oops, ga kenal pacaran apa emang ga ada yang mau ya? 2,287 more words


Bombs, Baguettes, Bones, Beaches, Bunkers, and Castles

Monte and I had enjoyed a less stressful train ride back to Paris than our first time to the French capital. It would be a good thing that we had already cut our teeth on the French train system as we planned to use our hostel in Paris as more of a base camp for trips outside of the city limits. 1,754 more words


Trump and the Specter Haunting Europe

A specter is haunting Europe (and the rest of the world). No it is not (yet) the specter of communism. (We wish!) It is the specter of endocrine disruption. 1,053 more words

Destination: Paris, France

Bonjour, tout le monde!

Pendant le long weekend il y a deux semaines (l’Armistice), j’ai passé du temps au Mont Saint-Michel (voici le post) et aussi à Paris. 1,240 more words