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Snow Surfing

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Snow Surfing

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Every morning, after reading the avalanche report, we took our split-boards and touring skis, and decided which mountain to climb. For the steepest parts and most exposed slopes, we had to take snow profiles for deciding whether to continue ascending or not (the chamois didn’t care too much about it, though). To learn to read maps according to avalanche reports and to learn to read the profile of the snow for decision making was a very informative and interesting part of the whole thing.

The first whales are arriving to the Catalonian coast

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The first whales are arriving to the Catalonian coast

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Every Spring the biggest whale of the Mediterranean Sea, the fin whale, is paying us a visit. Last year more than 300 whales were seen along our coast from the end of February until the beginning of June. With the objective of studying the presence of the fin whale in the Catalonian coast and the oceanographic conditions that make it possible, the team of scientists at EDMAKTUB are prepared to start the fifth season of the fin whale project.

10 reasons why we love linen

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10 reasons why we love linen

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Linen and Hemp are very similar when it comes to the cultivation of raw material. Furthermore, the production processes are comparable, making the two fabrics almost equal in their advantages compared to conventional cotton. However, linen is used more widely and is, therefore, more accepted. Additionally, it is also used purely and not primarily in blends (due to different fabric characteristics).