Serres Séparées at Mediamatic, Amsterdam. (Photo: Mediamatic/Willem Velthoven)

Amsterdam vegan restaurant offers greenhouse dining to outfox COVID-19

People in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. It’s even more relevant if you plan on dining inside aforementioned glass house. Dutch restaurant Mediamatic Biotoop have thought of a cunning plan, involving long planks of wood and greenhouses, to further the cause of post corona dining.

The Tunnel of Love near Klavan, Ukraine. (Photo: Wikimedia/greentourua)

The improbable tale of the Tunnel of Love in Ukraine

There is a real tree-lined Tunnel of Love near Klevan in the Ukraine. It was originally planted to camouflage a military base during the Cold War. Tourists now flock to the picturesque site for romantic strolls and photo opportunities. There’s a small caveat, it’s still a working railway used by the local plywood factory.

Now a tourist attraction the Hoba meteorite is estimated to have struck earth around 80,000 years ago. (Photo: Wikmedia/Sergio Conti)

Hoba, the Meteorite that Skipped Through Space

On a farm called Hoba West, near Grootfontein in Namibia, lies a 60 tonne-plus hunk of rock. Discovered by a farmer in 1920, the Hoba meteorite is the largest known, single piece, meteorite to have struck earth.

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