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Descent (262), June 2018
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Descent (262), June 2018
The Descent Competition
Try your hand at our competition; it’s easy enough, with five prizes to win.
Passages ... So many forms, so many types – but what’s the difference?
Hot Dog Days
Being invited to join Project Morpheus, cave diving in Croatia, is one thing – but having to learn to dive first is another!
Caverns of the Mind
Frank Pearson is undertaking cave exploration of a different nature: in the mists of history, how did caves figure in literature and imagination?
A Foot in Both Camps
We know the media understands caving poorly, creating a story where none exist. Was it always so? Sid Perou thinks so.
Beneath the Hollow Mountain
Imperial College cavers have been pushing hard in Slovenia’s Sistem Migovec. It’s time for a five-year round-up of the results.
Chasing the Zawn Lead Lode
The Carbis Bay Crew show that discoveries can still be made in abandoned and forgotten Cornish mines.
A Return to Lechuguilla
After twelve years, Tim Fogg has returned to Lechuguilla Cave to help make another film.
Write it down!
A Well-earned Rest
It’s unwise to make assumptions in caving – to do so, thinking you might have an easy time of things, can lead to a seriously long trip.
Cover: Lucy Greenwood in Bluewater Cave, the Philippines. Stu Gardiner
Back cover: Alex Anderson in Hagg Gill Pot in the Yorkshire Dales, a cave found 30 years ago. Photo: Bill Nix
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