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Plant of the Month: May

The shades and shorts are out! The British Summer has just about arrived, albeit as temperamental as ever, but despite the rain storms between days we are all enjoying the warmer climate including our gardens. 183 kata lagi

Garden

Indian climber dies, two others missing, on Everest

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KATHMANDU: An Indian mountaineer has died on Mount Everest and two of his teammates are missing, expedition organisers said Monday (May 23), taking the death toll from the Himalayan climbing season to five. 357 kata lagi

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Dutch climber dies during descent from Everest summit

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KATHMANDU: A 36-year-old Dutch climber died while descending from the summit of Everest, the first to perish this year on the world’s highest mountain, officials in Nepal said on Saturday. 191 kata lagi

Current Affairs

Indian climber dies after scaling Himalayan peak

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KATHMANDU: An Indian mountaineer became the second climber to die in the Himalayas this week after falling ill while descending Mount Dhaulagiri, the world’s seventh-highest peak, an expedition agency said Friday (May 20. 311 kata lagi

Current Affairs

Dyno Comp at Seven Bays in Halifax

Last weekend I participated in my first dyno competition at Seven Bays Bouldering in Halifax and it was awesome. For my non-climber readers, “dyno” refers to the dynamic movement of jumping from holds to holds, which results in a pretty bad-ass looking maneuver. 355 kata lagi

Bouldering

Step Forward Into Growth, Not Back Into Safety

American Psychologist Abraham Maslow once said, “In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth, or to step back into safety.” I’m confident that if any person were to look back at certain events throughout their lives, they would agree, and I am no exception. 684 kata lagi

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Meet the Nomads

Before we meet any of our vehicle-dwelling bretheren, a distinction needs to be made between the homeless and nomadic. The main difference is choice. The homeless are desperate people who have been squeezed out of societies norms due to lack of money, lack of support, or other unfortunate circumstance. 687 kata lagi

Nomad