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The extraordinary fisherfolk of Inle Lake, Myanmar

My thanks to Duckworks Magazine reader ‘Steve’ for spotting this one. Duckworks is very wonderful…

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Photographer Ellen Tynan in Egypt

Photographer Ellen Tynan has some impressive sets of photographs on Flickr – the photos in this collection set one thinking about the boats and people they depict, and are also a powerful reminder that there’s more to present-day Egypt than … Continue reading

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How fishermen found evidence for Doggerland and its people

The Dogger Bank: NASA image of the North Sea, with the outline of the famous fishing grounds added. Source: Wikimedia Commons I came across a fascinating article about the lost land of Doggerland and its people on the National Geographic … Continue reading

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