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The birds of Belgium

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

It’s five a.m. and I have been awake for almost an hour. I heard the first rooster at 4:30 a.m. and now all of the birds have woken up.

Antwerpen Zoo
Antwerpen Zoo

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The scars on our land

Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

 

I read recently that if you added up all of the land in the world that has been cleared for crops it would add up to a piece of land roughly the size of South America.

The rolling pastures of the Belgian countryside
The rolling pastures of the Belgian countryside

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