Thursday, August 18, 2022

Tag: Asia

Glacial melt in the high Mountains of Asia accelerating as summers warm

GLACIERS in High Mountain Asia have been melting more quickly in recent years due to rising summer temperatures. Glacier melt prevails now even in areas...

BOOK FESTIVAL – Sue Perkins on travelling as a gay woman and her blunders filming in the far East

SUE Perkins talked enthusiastically about her experience bumbling through Asia, laughing along with crowds at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on Tuesday (20thAug). She also...

Leading Scots university to open campus in South Korea

A LEADING Scots university is set to establish its first international campus in South Korea. Representatives from the University of Aberdeen attended a ceremony held...

Pix: Edinburgh International Festival Programme launch

This year’s Edinburgh International Festival is to showcase the cultures of Asia. The programme for the three-week arts event was launched in the capital on...

Decanter of whisky expected to raise thousands for charity

A DECANTER of whisky is expected to reach more than £61,981 ($100,000) at auction after being showcased around the world. The unique crystal decanter holds...

Scottish toxic waste is being dumped on developing nations

By Christine Lavelle AN investigation has revealed that tens of thousands of tonnes of toxic waste from Scotland are being illegally dumped in Africa and...

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