Anywhere but here

Transport

@OnMarsFirst is the real-time report of DIY space adventurer Evghenia, who built her interstellar rocket from spare car parts. “now alone on mars," she writes. "humans is like cute talking space rocks far far away.”

Rock the Boat

Transport, The Sea, Frontiers

"You bleed from your ears and nose, and you have to spend a week lying down because of the dizziness. After that you can dive without pain."

Grassroots Bridges

Transport, Superheroes, Back to Earth

Yeah, grass. In the vertiginous mountain town of Huinchiri, Peru, residents use it to build the most amazing works of civil engineering in the world.

THE WITCHES OF SAN CIPRIANO

Transport, The Road

The "witches" of San Cipriano are the lovechildren of a railcar and a motorcycle.

THE PROPAGANDIST

Transport, Frontiers

My purpose is that the North Koreans may be warm in winter, be thankful to South Korea, and most of all, overthrow the North Korean regime.

Harvesters: Mining for Salt

Transport, Money

Hacking at the earth's crust in search of Ethiopia's "white gold": salt.