Wadi Rum: A little piece of Mars on Earth

Wadi Rum: A little piece of Mars on Earth

You’ve probably never heard of Wadi Rum. But I bet you’ve seen quite a bit of it in one of your favourite films. That’s because Wadi Rum, which is a sandy valley in Jordan, has been used in quite a few of them. And you might be able to guess what...
Medium-sized cats from around the world

Medium-sized cats from around the world

Cats come in two kinds, right? Big huge things that roam the wilds of Africa and Asia, hunting prey and roaring everywhere. And the humble domestic cat, leaving you half-dead birds and lounging in the most inconvenient places. But there is a middle ground. There are...
Hand gestures from around the world

Hand gestures from around the world

What could be more universal than a thumbs up? Everyone from Michelle Tanner in Full House, to BB-8 in Star Wars knows it’s the best way to show your support, even when you can only speak in buzzes and whistles. But it turns out that hand gestures aren’t...