Tag: volcano

Rockall: 45 Days on the Most Desolate Place on Earth

Rockall: 45 Days on the Most Desolate Place on Earth
Normally, I only use first names here. Not today. Nick Hancock, English Adventurer of the Year 2015, is the famed resident of a strange rock island in the North Atlantic: Rockall. In 2014, Nick lived inside a small pod tethered to Rockall for 45 days. A world record, making him the island’s longest sole human... Read more »

Under the Eye of a Japanese Volcano

Under the Eye of a Japanese Volcano
As I continue to reach out into the world, I realize that music is a common draw. Because of my love of the Icelandic composer and musician, Olafur Arnalds, I became aware of Mario, the Spanish composer/pianist in my post on Spain. And because of Mario, I found Rika, who is a fan of Mario’s music.... Read more »