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Yue Miao (Shanghai) – Day 3

12 June 2008 | Alex Christie

As Day 4 was going to be a very exciting one for the residents of Yue Miao, they had a quiet day today and rested, so we needed to occupy ourselves which meant it was [...]

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Google’s Brin Books Bargain Space Flight

12 June 2008 | Henry Elliss

According to a number of big news outlets, Google co-founder Sergey Brin has booked himself a seat on a future orbital space flight, for the bargain price of $5 million. Whilst that might not sound [...]

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The Eden Project – 2 Views

12 June 2008 | Tanya Goodin

This update on Day 2 of the project from Sarah Tupman: "All battered and bruised but totally worth it. Having spent a long time cutting down the overgrowth, the stinging needles packed a bit of [...]

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Facebook IS Gone From Blackberrys

11 June 2008 | Henry Elliss

First of all, I should start by apologising for the slightly sensationalist headline to this entry. Last time I used a similar one, it seemed to get a lot of views, so I thought I [...]

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Guguletu.. more pics from Day 3

11 June 2008 | Alex Christie

With Monday and Tuesday being warm (well relatively warm) sunny days, Wednesday made up for it with torrential rain which came down in buckets and some. But we pressed on…James, Bernie and Rick starting with [...]

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Day 3 at Vuyani CSR 2008

11 June 2008 | Alex Christie

This morning we were faced with showers of rain but luckily we were kept dry thanks to our tightly fitted rain gear, we managed to get some work done on the gates and we fixed [...]

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When Celebrities Network! Part 9 – Dom Joly

11 June 2008 | Henry Elliss

The last celebrity for today’s session – following on from Rory Cellan-Jones and Leigh Francis earlier – is with TV funny-man Dom Joly. Dom is another of the celebrities we spoke to who has recently [...]

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Operation Clear-up Cornwall, Part 2

11 June 2008 | Tanya Goodin

China clay clean-up Drinks first before starting work and it feels like they are putting something in our drinks to make us work harder! It’s a gorgeous day, Neil, Nick & Laura are well kitted [...]

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When Celebrities Network! Part 8 – Leigh Francis

11 June 2008 | Henry Elliss

After our great chat with BBC Technology Correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones earlier today, we now move on to a chat with the brilliant Leigh Francis – perhaps more well-known as TV’s Avid Merrion / Craig David [...]

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When Celebrities Network! Part 7 – Rory Cellan-Jones

11 June 2008 | Henry Elliss

As we get in to the third day of our social media celebrity interviews, we step up a techy gear and talk to the BBC’s own Rory Cellan-Jones – Technology Correspondent and all-round technical guru. [...]