The Olympic Hall Juan Antonio Samaranch has been rebuilt having been destroyed in the Bosnian War and Torvill and Dean will return to the scene of their greatest success
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Sunday 02 June 2013
Tuesday 28 May 2013
Chile and Argentina have evacuated a region near the Copahue volcano in the Andes on the border between the two countries, after fears intensified that it would erupt.
Tuesday 14 May 2013
Study concludes there is 1 in 20 chance that existing defences would be unable to cope with extreme storm surge
Saturday 23 March 2013
Witness extraordinary geological formations while canyoneering in Utah
Photography review: Landmark, the Fields of Photography - Planet Earth in all its glory and the macabre beauty of desecration
Saturday 16 March 2013
In a show of exuberant generosity and breadth, images of natural beauty and brutal destruction jostle with Flickr fun
Saturday 02 March 2013
Ultimate European rail journeys
I agree about the Glacier Express journey – beautiful. In spring, you go past houses covered in snow; in summer, Alpine meadows and flowers; while autumn brings the different tree colours. If you can afford it, travel first class. A totally different experience!
Wednesday 13 February 2013
A tourist has captured dramatic footage of the moment an ice bridge on a glacier collapsed.
Wednesday 23 January 2013
Glaciers in the Andes have shrunk by up to 50 per cent since the 1970s, and some could disappear altogether, a study warns.
Monday 07 January 2013
Most experts believe they have underestimated the effects of climate change, survey suggests
Friday 14 December 2012
The Lonely Planet Adventure: The Haute Route
Friday 09 November 2012
The state of the slopes...
Thursday 08 November 2012
Tommy Steele is not the first performer that you'd associate with Dickens's misanthropic old tight-wad - a man described in A Christmas Carol as "hard and sharp as flint...secret, and self-contained, and solitary as an oyster".
Friday 02 November 2012
National Park retreats
Thursday 18 October 2012
Tracking mountain gorillas in Uganda, swimming with whale sharks and cycling across the beautiful Himalayan mountains: all these make for once-in-a-lifetime holiday experiences.
Friday 12 October 2012
In 1908, it was called the finest walk in the world. It's still the country's most popular hike
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
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