Archive for the 'Country Life' Category

Attack of the Radioactive Wild Boars

Monday, August 9th, 2010

Radioactive German wild boars are loose in Germany. Apparently these feral hogs eat mushrooms contaminated by the Chernobyl diaster. The exact percentage of the 2.5 million feral hogs which are irradiated is not clear. Keep an eye out for green glowing pigs near the border. Listen to the report from NPR

Treasure of Št?chovice

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Is there really a hoard of Nazi treasure hidden in the central Bohemian village of Št?chovice?

Prague Weblogs: Gusto

Friday, November 13th, 2009

American journalist Grant Podelco’s other blog, dedicated to food, culture and Prague life in general

Weather Warning: Strong Winds and Snow

Monday, October 12th, 2009

Meteorologists are forecasting strong winds across the whole of the Czech Republic plus snow in many areas

Fire Warning

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

The warm, dry weather we’ve been enjoying could lead to forest fires and grass fires, according to the ?HMÚ