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Volume 31 is Out Now

Monday June 03, 2019

Grab your government issue water ration and slip on your gas mask: Smith Journal volume 31 is going underground.

Grab your government issue water ration and slip on your gas mask: Smith Journal volume 31 is going underground.

The Dictionary of Winds

Sunday June 02, 2019

This meteorologist has compiled a list of just about every type of wind you can poke a weather vane at, from Abroholos to Zephyros and many other hair-ruffling gusts in between.

This isn’t your grandfather’s model village.

The Jefferson Grid project uses Google Earth to chart the planet, one square-mile of land at a time.

Take your protein pills and put your helmet on.

How to 'Rewild' Australia

Wednesday May 29, 2019

Would you like to see Tassie devils return to the Australian mainland? That’s just one of the proposals the global rewilding movement has made.

Saying goodbye to Vietnam's improbably stacked motorcycles.

It was the theft of $1500 that began photographer Daniel Hartley-Allen's series of confronting – though often beautiful – photos of outback Australia.