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The New Wine Wizards of Oz

Like a fine wine, Australia’s Barossa Valley is aged perfection. An hour north of Adelaide, wineries here are housed in sandstone cottages built circa 1860, and multigenerational families still use Old World techniques and fruit from century-old vines planted in the shadow of ancient gum trees.

Tindo: The Solar Powered Bus

Congrats to the city of Adelaide for being the first to bring solar-powered transportation to the masses!  The snazzy new Tindo solar bus holds 42 passengers and 100 percent of its energy is derived from the sun. (Tindo is actually the Aboriginal word for sun, in case you were wondering). Built by the New Zealand…