“Landscapes in Limbo” – Cornish Claylands

“Landscapes in Limbo” – Cornish Claylands

How can we cope with dynamic landscapes that change before our eyes – unsettling us as we convince ourselves of our preference for stability? Yet, we are well equipped physically, intellectually and socially to handle change, even on a large scale, though we may...
Hotel in a Chinese Quarry Anyone?

Hotel in a Chinese Quarry Anyone?

This spectacular 336-room hotel is being constructed in a Chinese quarry near Shanghai, based on a story in the Guardian today. Quite a spectacular use for an old hole in the ground – the hotel design featured in the Eden Project book 101 Things to Do with a...
Miraculous Love Kids, Afghanistan

Miraculous Love Kids, Afghanistan

While working in Afghanistan, Pete got to know the LA rock guitarist, Lanny Cordola, who formed the charity, The Miraculous Love Kids, to teach traumatised and marginalised Afghan girls to play guitar, while empowering them and imparting valuable life skills and...