Archive for January, 2011
THE NORWEGIAN MUSEUM OF SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY AND MEDICINE
Spectacular effects are used in the exhibition to show the causes and effects of global warming. The exhibition floor is covered with 10 cm of water to illustrate the effect of increasing sea level. The visitors will experience drops falling from the roof (rain), water vapour (clouds), airflow (wind) and water currents (ocean currents). –Klima X
One of the big uncertainties surrounding the referendum is what will become of the Abyei region straddling the country’s north-south border.
Abyei is the traditional home of the Misseriya tribe.
Al Jazeera’s Nick Clark reports on how their ancient nomadic existence is threatened by a changing Sudan.