Geography

passing through

Your name: 
Duncan
Entry: 

I have been passing through UCL for five years. A PhD can take some time you see. Almost completed now and you come across a routemaster in the quad. Not seen that before.

1960 Ford Sunliner 6.0 V8 Hybrid

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This car is not only an image of the paint industry in the United States and Europe in the 1960's, it tells us more.

"We Await Your Triumphant Return"

Your name: 
Cara Brostrom - Iowa, U.S.A
Entry: 

For the Sunliner, three new homes in middle America.

"A Second Chance"

Your name: 
Cara Brostrom - Iowa, U.S.A
Entry: 

This time around...

Eating Molten Lead

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Martial arts footage from Mount Dobong, South Korea - where a man eats molten lead.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q40v8qeUJZQ

metal tolerant plants

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Around lead mines in the peak district, where for two hundred years up to 1780, the Peak was the most important lead mining area in the world, only plants that can tolerate lead managed to survive

Lead in the Roman atmosphere

Your name: 
Desmond Campbell
Entry: 

Scientists found in Greenland ice cores a peak in lead in the atmosphere in Roman times which they think was due to Roman industrial activity.

Eleven Routes across America

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PART ONE (Some Road Trips): Overland Tour 35,000 miles of Classic Blacktop East to West (1) Pacific Coast: Olympic National Park to San Diego (2) Border to Border: Canadian Rockies to the Rio Grand

1893 Worlds Columbian Exposition

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The World's Columbian Exposition, held in Chicago in 1893, was the last and the greatest of the nineteenth century's World's Fairs.

'Take Time to Play With Your Kids'

Your name: 
Shannon Roszell - Toronto, Canada
Entry: 

'Take time to play with your kids,’ the ad campaign encourages. A recently acquired 1963 Ford Sunliner Convertible model would be the object of their shared fascination today.

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