Santiago de Compostela
Today's course leads us through Santiago de Compostela, a famous pilgrimage destination and now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and then to the most westerly point of Spain.
Wow what a day, the best Stage so far, full of surprises. The Vuelta organisers called this the "leg-breaker" day, and it certainly was an apt description.
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The worlds carbon budget made simple
by Giles Parkinson
Today’s Graph of the Day comes from the appropriately named Information is Beautiful website, and gives a different, and quite clear, interpretation of the global carbon budget – the amount of greenhouse emissions that we can burn to meet various climate change scenarios.
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