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Alone On The Ice

"Alone on Ice" is known as the greatest survival story in the history of exploration, the gripping account is told by award-winning writer and adventurer David Roberts. In 1913, Douglas Mawson, leader of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, alone and near starvation, does a ninety-five-mile trek across Antarctic ice after the death of his companions and the loss of most of his provisions. Mawson defied the odds and cheated death, he battled hunger, insanity, and deadly crevasses, returning to basecamp almost a month later as a barely living skeleton. via

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VOXARRAY 61 SYNTHESIZER | Image

VOXARRAY 61 SYNTHESIZER

The stunning Voxarray 61 is a tribute to synthesizers from the 70s. Created by Love Hulten, a Swedish studio, this ”DIY modular synthesizer” has a clamshell construction, with the top lid housing a variety of analog and digital modules that can be connected using patch cords. To use external devices, simply patch them through the matrix. Add the custom-made dynamic microphone on top to complete the setup. Made of walnut, ash and steel, its not only gorgeous to behol...
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THE LIBRARY RESORT | THAILAND

Minimalist design is something unexpected for a beach in Thailand, the Library Resort really stands out. The contrast is amazing in this resort, a bright red pool with red umbrellas and beach chairs, surrounded by a rich and intricate Thai vegetation. Each modern two-story bungalow consists of a suite on the ground floor and a studio on the second, all overlooking the sea....
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AMILLA FUSHI RESORT | MALDIVES

Officially opened on 1 February 2015, the Amilla Fushi Resort is the newest breathtaking retreat in the Maldives. Located on a unique island Amilla at Baa Atoll, the luxury resort is surrounded by pristine clear waters, white beaches and rich, lush vegetation. Guests can opt to stay at 12-metre high Tree Houses, Beach and Lagoon Houses, or Ocean Reef Houses elevated above the crystal waters, and enjoy timeless pleasures the resort has to offer such as de...
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