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Aug 15, 2018

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

The RNLI’s Newest All-Weather Lifeboat is an Engineering Marvel

It’s the first RNLI lifeboat designed and built entirely in-house

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Nov 7, 2016

Picture of the Day: Sunset at Fairy Glen, Isle of Skye

Picture of the Day: Sunset at Fairy Glen, Isle of Skye

Fairy Glen is situated between Sheader and Balnacnoc on the Trotternish Penisula in the North end of the island

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Jun 27, 2014

World’s Largest Underground Trampoline Set to Open in July

World’s Largest Underground Trampoline Set to Open in July

Bounce Below is the world’s largest underground trampoline, bounce and slide facility; set to open to the general pubic on 4 July 2014. A set of three enormous trampolines within the Llechwedd caverns in Wales brings trampolining to a whole new terrain. The old mining cavern is twice the size of St. Paul’s Cathedral.…

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Feb 10, 2014

Picture of the Day: The World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

Picture of the Day: The World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

THE WORLD’S LARGEST OFFSHORE WIND FARM Photograph by London Array Limited The London Array is an offshore wind farm in the Thames Estuary in the United Kingdom. With a nameplate capacity of 630 megawatts (MW), it is the world’s largest offshore wind farm. The first foundation was installed in March 2011 and…

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Nov 26, 2013

Picture of the Day: This Cow is so Emo

Picture of the Day: This Cow is so Emo

THIS COW IS SO EMO Photograph by ADAM STEVENS (Padawan Photographer) 500px | Flickr | Facebook In this lovely portrait/landscape photo by Adam Stevens, we see what I believe is a Highland Cow with its rocking horns and unruly hair. The beautiful surrounding landscape is somewhere near Cornwall, UK. Highland cattle are…

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