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Ancient Alabama once had mountains taller than Everest

This is the first in a series titled “Ancient Alabama,” examining the natural forces that have made Alabama what it is for the past 500 million years, and how these forces still shape it. State today. Each year, thousands of people visit Alabama’s Cheaha State Park to see the state’s tallest peak, climb the steps […]

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Barnaby and billionaire clash over climate | Blue Mountain Gazette

Acting Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce and Australian tech billionaire Mike Cannon-Brookes have clashed over the government’s net zero emissions plan. In an often tense exchange at the Daily Telegraph’s virtual bush summit, the tech boss has repeatedly asked the leader of the Nationals how the government is going to meet its emissions targets. The co-founder […]

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Junction 142 needs help funding shower services for the homeless | Blue Mountain Gazette

As many activities closed during the COVID lockdown, the laundry and shower service at junction 142 on Katoomba Street has exploded. Helping the Homeless of the Mountains: Stephen Bradley in Court Junction 142 in Katoomba with guests from the shower and laundry service. They are launching a call for funding. Services manager Stephen Bradley said […]

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Views of Sydney to the Blue Mountains at the New Rooftop Bar

Lady Banks Rooftop Bar is a stunning new venue, located atop the Flinders Center in the heart of Bankstown, offering food and drink as delicious as the view of the Sydney skyline and continuing to the Blue Mountains. Floor-to-ceiling folding doors open onto the spectacular outdoor terrace, outfitted with a mix of wood-slatted high and […]

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Rising COVID-19 cases in New South Wales | Blue Mountain Gazette

NSW will emerge from COVID torpor as fully vaccinated people embrace new freedoms that are likely to see daily cases increase in the weeks to come. Treasurer Matt Kean on Thursday unveiled a $ 2.8 billion plan to help the state’s economy recover from a “once-in-a-lifetime economic disaster.” Prime Minister Dominic Perrottet said it was […]

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Weapons network reported by the money watchdog | Blue Mountain Gazette

The money moved by “weapons of mass destruction networks” has been recovered by the Australian financial watchdog. Patterns of transactions within the Australian financial system that attempted to cover up what these networks wanted to buy were reported by Austrac as recently as last fiscal year. There has been a threefold increase in the number […]

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Keeping Our Mountains Safe: Helly Hansen takes us into the life of a ski patroller

What does it take to be a ski tracker? And what is the job really like? With this movie, you can spend a day in the life of a tracker to get those answers. Hannah Baybutt works as a ski patroller and first responder in Sun Valley, Idaho. She makes sure that the mountains are […]

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If I could go anywhere: the deep mountains and mysterious valleys of the Nezu Museum in Tokyo

© Nezu Museum In this series, we pay homage to the art we want to visit – and hope to see once the travel restrictions are lifted. A nimble row of bamboo grows between the street and the grounds of the Nezu 根 津 子術館 Museum in Minami-Aoyama, Tokyo. The softly murmuring greenery leads you […]

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the deep mountains and mysterious valleys of Tokyo’s Nezu Museum

In this series, we pay homage to the art we want to visit – and hope to see once the travel restrictions are lifted. A nimble row of bamboo grows between the street and the grounds of the Nezu 根 津 子術館 Museum in Minami-Aoyama, Tokyo. The softly murmuring greenery leads you gently along the […]

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The “mountains of garbage” in the cities will be removed: PM Narendra Modi

The Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 intends to make Indian cities waste free. AMRUT 2.0 aims to accelerate wastewater treatment and provide 100% coverage of water supply to all households. Speaking on urban water security, Prime Minister Modi said the goal is to expand the management of wastewater and septic tanks, and ensure that no sewage […]