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Visitor to the balcony

A final Laos entry? For Now...?

January 31st 2022
In our last missive I decried the residual resistance to vaccine uptake in parts of the wealthy west, as well as its hesitant roll-out to their juveniles. Even more pertinently we worried about the limited availability and constrained distribution of vaccines within developing countries. Such outcomes were likely to see new, potentially more threatening, variants emerge. And sadly so it proved. Mo ... read more
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Lao or Laotian Flag Laos was under the control of Siam (Thailand) from the late 18th century until the late 19th century when it became part of French Indochina. The Franco-Siamese Treaty of 1907 defined the current Lao border with Thailand. In 1975, the Communist Pathe... ... read more
9th February 2022

That's an awesome insect
Wow! I love that insect. It looks really awesome. /Ake
10th February 2022

Praying mantis
Hiya, yes we get a lot of praying mantises here. He was a feisty one and lashed out a few times as I moved him to safety away from the dogs.

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