Wednesday
Aug242016

Where Should You Travel To On Your Gap Year? 

So, your A Level results are in! If they weren't what you were expecting or they were but you just fancy a break from academia, you could get a different kind of education on a gap year; one full of people, vibrant cultures, incredible food, wildlife and natural beauty!

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Tuesday
Aug232016

How To Be A Sustainable Traveller

Travelling is great and it is something that everyone should try to do during their lifetime but there is no denying that it can take its toll on the environment so we’ve got a few tips to help make you into a true, sustainable traveller!

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Monday
Aug222016

Rewilding, Bee Declines and Dolphin Discoveries: 15th – 22nd August 2016

The weeks seem to be flying by at the moment but that’s ok as that means it’s time for our Frontier news round up again! Last week we saw a whole host of positive news pieces related to species discoveries, recoveries and births and while we’ve witnessed a bit more of a mixed batch this week on the whole it’s still looking quite positive.

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Monday
Aug222016

Could New Evidence End the Badger Cull?

Badgers are undoubtedly one of the most iconic animals in the UK. However, in recent years they’ve had turbulent tribulations for their connections to the spread of TB to cattle, but now a new ZSL report has made a ground-breaking discovery, reinforcing the science behind why culling doesn’t work, and outlines what new steps we need to take to manage Bovine TB.

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Friday
Aug192016

The Myths of Malaria: World Mosquito Day

It’s World Mosquito Day tomorrow and while that may not sound like the most exciting day to anyone who isn’t an insect lover, it is the perfect time for us to debunk some of the myths related to both mosquitoes and the transmission of malaria.

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Thursday
Aug182016

The Environmental Impact Of The Olympics

Since their creation, the Olympics Games have brought a number of sports into the limelight and they’ve encouraged people to put aside political, cultural, economic and religious barriers. But, just how damaging to the environment are the Olympic Games?

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Wednesday
Aug172016

QUIZ: Where Should You Volunteer In South America? 

So, you know that you want to volunteer in South America but you can’t decide on a specific country? South America has so much to offer so it’s understandable that you’re struggling to make your mind up! Take our quiz and find the perfect destination for you:

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Tuesday
Aug162016

The Top 5 Gap Year Money Tips

Learning to manage your gap year cash can take your money further: you pay less for spending or borrowing, and get better deals on exchange. Here’s how to do it right;

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Monday
Aug152016

Recoveries, Discoveries and Births: 8th August - 15th August 2016

Last week saw a number of brilliant discoveries, revelations, births and recoveries from species all across the globe! All-in-all, while there were some more negative news pieces too, the week was a resounding success and it definitely made a nice change to read positive piece after positive piece! So, here is our (rather upbeat) weekly Frontier news roundup:

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Monday
Aug152016

The 5 Best Species To See In Cambodia

Cambodia’s tropical forests are still largely inaccessible but recent studies have revealed that the country is home to a whole host of endangered species. Out of the hundreds of species that call Cambodia home though, here are the five that we think you should try to spot on your travels through the Asian country:

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Friday
Aug122016

5 of the Best Caves

With all the outstanding natural beauty we see every day on the surface, we often forget some of the amazing things happening right beneath our feet. Granted, caves are a little more challenging to access and explore, as well as behold an element of danger, but these 5 are definitely worth the effort and will inspire you to get spelunking!

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Thursday
Aug112016

The Smog Free Project 

We are all aware that air pollution is a serious problem. It may not be felt as much in the West where the air quality is moderate at worst but over in China, for example, it is a whole different story. Luckily, Dutch artist Daan Roosegaarde has found an innovative new way to deal with smog.

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