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Opal Hunters
Alice Springs is only 690 km to the north of Adelaide. Between the two of them is Coober Pedy, world capital of the opal, providing for 80% of the world's production. A curtain of dust rises in the breeze in an unchanging and inhospitable scenery, but shaped by the hand of man, within the rules of art. Those of prospecting: a miner never refills a hole that has just been dug. Coober Pedy has already...   see more »
S.O.S Red Tuna
Since the reform of the EU Common Fisheries Policy in 2002, effort has been devoted to addressing the governance, scientific, social and economic issues required to introduce an ecosystem approach to European marine fisheriesin order to restore fish resources. Red tuna or Thunnus Thynnus is one of the species threatened by overexploitation. Fisherman vs. fish; one’s survival depends on the other’s…...   see more »
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