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2014-09-27 sport

Forgotten and fictional sports

Some unlikely games are starting to enjoy something of a comeback. Long forgotten, or even fictional, there are some unusual sporting activities drawing more and more...

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2014-09-13 design

New road trip

Spacious and customisable, buses are now enjoying a new lease of life thanks to unexpected reconstructions.

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2014-09-20 design

High-tech in France

The high-tech industry is steadily developing in France. But we are not talking mass production. Some French entrepreneurs are revisiting high-tech accessories we use on a daily...

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2014-09-06 gastronomy

Hay, a wild new craze

A wild new craze is arousing chefs’ creativity. Whether used in an infusion or in a casserole, hay is making a comeback to our tables and is offering new taste sensations.

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2014-07-05 football

Hybrid sports

Take elements from two or more sports, and combine them to create an entirely new activity. These so-called hybrid sports give a fresh take on games people already know and love,...

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