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Descent (276), October 2020
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Descent (276), October2020
The Turbary Connection
It has long been known that an inlet in Swinsto Cave carried water from Turbary Pot, and now a through-trip is possible.
Starry Skies Underground
Max and Stefanie Wisshak share a chapter from their new book about caves and karst in New Zealand, portraying the country’s famed glowworms.
The Crowning Glory
Two expeditions to Laos have produced some excellent results in sometimes stomping passages to dream of.
Bolting, climbing, pushing an untapped aven in Peak Cavern – might it, could it, will it yield results?
Caves Be Where You Find ‘em
We remember another of yesteryear’s pioneer cavers, Fred Davies, who coined what has become a well-known Mendip saying.
Known Only to Dragons
Finding caves in Armenia is not the only challenge – you are faced with porcupines, snakes and bats and ... perhaps, dragons.
So You Want to Make a Video
When it comes to shooting film underground, one name always springs to mind: Sid Perou. Here he offers some advice for up-and-coming film-makers.
Cover: The 187m entrance drop into Harwood Hole, New Zealand. Photo: Max Wisshak
Back cover: Kayleigh Wood on the Greasy Slab, Alum Pot. Photo: Mark Burkey
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