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Gosh… goshawk

Hi blog. Coming off a five-day long weekend (only four for me, thanks to school Sports Day), I stumbled upon a news item on the front page of a newspaper in the staff room and, lo and behold, the same … Continue reading

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No Albatross around my neck…

And a good south wind sprung up behind; The Albatross did follow, And every day, for food or play, Came to the mariners’ hollo! Samuel Taylor Coleridge, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner Hi blog. Japanese TV news is notoriously … Continue reading

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Eels seeing red?

The good news: Japanese eels have just been placed on the Environment Ministry’s “Red List” of species at risk of extinction. The bad news: Nothing is legally binding, fishing and trading will be unaffected, and it sounds like another “jobs … Continue reading

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