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The Unbearable Whiteness of Lake Hart  
   

The Unbearable Whiteness of Lake Hart

One of the many vast salt lakes to be found in the desert. This one, Lake Hart, is particularly large. From a distance it is actually quite difficult to see if there's water there or not...
Opal

November 10th 2006
I spy, with my little eye, something beginning with R. Roadkill. As I mentioned it before it litters Australian highways to an absolutely astonishing extent. As we drove back along the Lassiter Highway from Yulara towards Marla, we kept a tally - to count as a fully-fledged item of roadkill, the body had to be entirely or partially on the road asphalt and had to be vaguely recognisable. Even with ... read more
Oceania » Australia » South Australia » Coober Pedy

Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
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