The Youtube channel “Geocoast” have a video interview of geologist Dave Naylor, talking about coastal mining in Ireland.
RTE (amongst others) have picked up on (to me) well known fact that centuries ago, people drank beer in lieu of water as the treatment of the latter did not exist and beer was safer to drink.
They have focused on the number of pints that stonemasons drank, however, it was a society wide practice.
The BBC have an article about the cable cars of Chiatura, in the former Soviet republic of Georgia.
The Guardian has a report (and video) of the latest craze in part of Australia – that of surfing down the spillway of the Clarrie Hall dam.
Paul Rondelez will be giving the above titled talk on 6th November 2017 @ 20:00 in Mary Immaculate College, Limerick.
Below is a listing of events taking part during Open House 2017 in Dublin that are of IH interest: