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  1. Gordon_R

    Fire outside Franschhoek no longer a threat

    https://ewn.co.za/2019/02/22/fire-outside-franschhoek-no-longer-a-threat
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    Estonians rescue wild wolf from ice thinking it was a dog

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-47330924
  3. Gordon_R

    Karl Lagerfeld, Chanel fashion designer, dies aged 85

    https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-47293612
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    Tiny South Africa beach restaurant Wolfgat wins top award

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-47289128 Also: https://www.food24.com/News-and-Guides/News-and-Trends/5-ways-the-world-restaurant-awards-are-changing-the-way-we-think-about-food-20190219
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    Overberg sounding rocket fails to take off

    https://ewn.co.za/2019/02/18/overberg-sounding-rocket-fails-to-take-off
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    Magliolo accused of fraud, running a ponzi scam

    Pretty sickening story: https://www.fin24.com/Companies/Financial-Services/africas-most-successful-trader-jacques-magliolo-accused-of-fraud-running-a-ponzi-scam-20190217
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    Bruno Ganz, who played Hitler in Downfall, dies aged 77

    https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-47264709
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    Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering - GPS pioneers lauded

    https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-47212151 Everyone know what GPS is, few people know the names of the inventors.
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    Boeing’s Iconic 747 Turns 50 - A History in Pictures

    Lengthy article and photos on the 50th anniversary of the Boeing 747: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2018-09-28/boeing-747-celebrates-50th-birthday-a-history-in-pictures
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    Soweto Gospel Choir take home 2019 Grammy Award

    https://www.channel24.co.za/Music/News/soweto-gospel-choir-wins-2019-grammy-award-20190211
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    Endurance - Search for Shackleton's lost ship begins [SA Agulhas]

    https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-47192952
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    New Tonga [volcanic] island now home to flowers and owls

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-47153797 Edit: The new island is the crater in the center of the photo, not the forested area in the foreground.
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    Holy Cross primary in Cape Town on fire [District Six]

    https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/pics-holy-cross-primary-in-cape-town-on-fire-20190207
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    Pet dog dies in Sea Point apartment block blaze

    https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/pet-dog-dies-in-sea-point-apartment-block-blaze-20190206
  15. Gordon_R

    When did the kangaroo hop - Scientists have the answer

    https://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-47130734
  16. Gordon_R

    Small asteroid disintegrates over Cuba in broad daylight

    https://earthsky.org/space/small-meteorite-asteroid-cuba-feb-2019
  17. Gordon_R

    Fire at the base of Table Mountain

    https://www.capetownetc.com/news/fire-at-the-base-of-table-mountain/ Edit: https://twitter.com/hashtag/tablemountainfire?f=tweets&vertical=default&src=hash Edit: Live webcam in Milnerton: http://www.capetown-webcam.com/table-mountain-live
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    Polar vortex brings deadly cold snap to US states

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-47055952
  19. Gordon_R

    Massive fire erupts on lower slopes of Lion's Head

    https://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/massive-fire-erupts-on-lower-slopes-of-lions-head-20190127 It has been spreading over the saddle towards Signal Hill for several hours. Strong SE wind today. Many posts on social media...
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    Brazil [mining] dam collapse - Little hope of finding missing alive

    https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-47009118 Photo gallery: https://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-47007679
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