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They Thought They Were Lucky When They Cheated Death

People who cheat death think that they deserve to keep right on living. To die soon after would be just…

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How To Survive If You Wake Up And You’re Buried Alive

So, you’ve been buried alive. We’re not going to lie to you — things are looking real bleak right now….

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The Grey Wolf Triumphantly Returns To Southern France

The grey wolf. The battle between wolves and farmers has been going on since the beginning of time, and has…

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View over Guanajuato, Mexico

Named a World Heritage site, this mile-high city was built in a steep mountain valley and its narrow, winding streets…

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Crow Rides On The Back Of An Eagle In Once-In-A-Lifetime Photos

Crow rides on the back of an eagle. Phoo Chan, a talented California-based bird photographer whose photos have been featured by…

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Where on earth is the Rapa Valley?

The Rapa Valley in Sarek National Park, Sweden Visit Sarek National Park in northern Sweden and you’ll probably spend some…

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Artist Used LSD And Drew Herself For 9 Hours To Show How It Affects The Brain

Artist used LSD. Countless artists have experimented with the effect drugs have on their work. User whatafinethrowaway, inspired by the…

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The Thames Barrier in London

When unusually high tides on the North Sea cause the River Thames to rise, the Thames Barrier, made up of…

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Guiding ships to safety

We’ve arrived at the entrance of Port Clyde’s harbour in the US state of Maine, where Marshall Point Lighthouse keeps…

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Winter scenery near Kuhmo, Finland

Winter hits Kuhmo hard, but it sure is beautiful. The town, which lies in an area that borders Russia, was…

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Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy

The Etruscans founded Civita more than 2,500 years ago, building the walled city atop a hill made of volcanic tuff….

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Botticelli’s Masterpiece Of ‘The Birth of Venus’

Sandro Botticelli, an early master of the Italian Renaissance, is celebrated for his contributions to the major art motion. He…

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Daughter Found Box With 30,000 Never-Before-Seen Negatives

Never-seen-before negatives. Some artists don’t live long enough to experience the recognition they get. Masha Ivashintsova was one of them….

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Winners Of The 2018 Sony World Photography Awards

The Sony World Photography Awards celebrates its 11th anniversary this year. This is one of the most respected and influential photography competitions in the…

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Fish Create Huge Underwater Spirals 

Fish create huge underwater spirals.  American photographer Octavio Aburto thrives on the fascinating world of life in the sea. He has…