Cultural Immersion – Local Cuisine & Global Shame

I was extremely dismayed this morning to read an article which highlighted the sad story of  elephants poaching in Thailand. This may not seem big news, poaching for ivory is nothing new but the difference this time; they are being slaughtered for the dinner table. ” Some believe that eating these organs can enhance sexual prowess” Elephants are already on …

Anthropocene Epoch – Our unwelcome ‘viral’ impact

If you are unfamiliar with the term Anthropocene Epoch, it is the informal name which has been given to describe our impact on the Planet. It is the geological period of time in which man’s activities has had significant influence over the eco-systems of this World. Moments ago I was writing a piece on making better use of your camera, …