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# sand - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

The rise of ultra running: 'I am never doing anything as stupid as that ever again, I say to myself'

In an extract from his book, Adharanand Finn describes competing in the Oman Desert Marathon.

# sand - Tuesday 24 December, 2019

'Everything, my clothes, my backpack, my headscarf, is stuck to me with sweat'

In an extract from his book, Adharanand Finn describes competing in the Oman Desert Marathon.

# sand - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Here are the top beaches in the world for 2017

Dreaming of being on a beach? These are pretty nice.

# sand - Thursday 18 August, 2016

From The42 Mind trick helps Germans to beach volleyball gold All In The Head

Mind trick helps Germans to beach volleyball gold

“We were just in our own court and we were just hearing our own German crowd. Not really, but in our heads.”

# sand - Friday 10 April, 2015

Ireland could be covered* in sand overnight

*A light dusting, at least.

# sand - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Weird Wide Web: New iPhones, Instagram drug deals and a sandpit game controller

All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.

# sand - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge These images of sand under a high-powered microscope are stunning Up Close And Personal

These images of sand under a high-powered microscope are stunning

Who knew that you were walking on stuff this gorgeous when you’re on the beach?

# sand - Friday 2 August, 2013

Pictures: Sand sculpting trio's giant monuments in Dublin Castle Duthain Dealbh This post contains images

Pictures: Sand sculpting trio's giant monuments in Dublin Castle

A trio of artists constructed a series of complex sculptures today in Dublin Castle — see them here.

# sand - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Pics: African diamond mining town that's filling with sand Eerie This post contains images

Pics: African diamond mining town that's filling with sand

Abandoned since 1954.

# sand - Sunday 12 August, 2012

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle Bright Sparks This post contains images

PHOTOS: Giant sand sculptures return to Dublin Castle

If the most impressive thing you’ve ever done with sand is make a sandcastle you might want to look away now.

# sand - Tuesday 9 August, 2011

From The42 In pictures: Olympic stars test London's beach volleyball facility Life's A Beach This post contains images

In pictures: Olympic stars test London's beach volleyball facility

As London braces itself for another night of riots, beach volleyball stars test the Olympics facility in the centre of the city.

# sand - Thursday 4 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Watch: Teenager buried alive at the beach Buried Alive

Watch: Teenager buried alive at the beach

The 17-year-old was buried under six feet of sand at a beach in California after he dug a huge hole.