Avaunt #9

Avaunt invites the reader to escape the urban grind through a series of brilliantly written and stunningly photographed articles, featuring extraordinary people and reports that go well beyond the radar of the mainstream press. It’s for those with a thirst for the unusual, whether they want to find out about the world’s most remote and inaccessible places, learn about the latest discoveries in science and technology, or simply be surprised by a great story.

In this issue:

The Forgotten Valley of the Wakhan / Mark Gatiss / Hong Kong and the Etiquette of Protest / Absinthe / Phrenology / Dozo Hunters / Teufelsberg: The Abandoned Spy Base Atop Berlin's ‘Devil Mountain’ / Urban Vertical Farming / The World’s Most Minimalist Atlas / Inside China’s Mars Base / Innard Light: The Designer Creating Sustainable Lamps From Intestines / ‘Manhattan of the Desert’ Under Threat / Disruptors / The Museum Built Entirely by Robots / Breaking the Landspeed Record / Neodymium: Key to Trump’s Interest in Greenland / Eugene Bullard: Pioneering African-American Fighter Pilotand much more.