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How The Great Depression Shaped The African-American Experience

How The Great Depression Shaped The African-American Experience

African Americans were impacted worst of all during the Depression — a fact which isn't well-highlighted in most U.S. history books.
Life Inside Japanese Internment Camps

Life Inside Japanese Internment Camps

Unsurprisingly, this truth doesn't often appear in U.S. history books.
17 Bizarre Scenes From Turkey’s Camel Wrestling Festivals

17 Bizarre Scenes From Turkey’s Camel Wrestling Festivals

This ancient tradition is just as bizarre as you think it is.
Lake Natron, The Bird-Calcifying Lake That’s Actually Teeming With Life

Lake Natron, The Bird-Calcifying Lake That’s Actually Teeming With Life

These strange waters actually support an abundance of colorful wildlife.
What We Loved This Week, Aug. 28 – Sept. 3

What We Loved This Week, Aug. 28 – Sept. 3

Michael Jackson was a Grand Prix racer?
Iguazu Falls In 24 Breathtaking Photos

Iguazu Falls In 24 Breathtaking Photos

Enough water to fill five Olympic pools flows over these falls every second.
32 Photos That Take You To The Heart Of Jodhpur, India’s Blue City

32 Photos That Take You To The Heart Of Jodhpur, India’s Blue City

Nowhere else on Earth looks like this.
What We Loved This Week, Aug. 21 – 27

What We Loved This Week, Aug. 21 – 27

You'll wish these films were actually real.
33 Stunning Photos Of Humans Rendered Tiny By Earth’s Most Gorgeous Expanses

33 Stunning Photos Of Humans Rendered Tiny By Earth’s Most Gorgeous Expanses

Sometimes we all need a little perspective.
21 Amazing Photos Of Earth Taken From Space

21 Amazing Photos Of Earth Taken From Space

Streaking auroras and erupting volcanoes are even more awe-inspiring from the depths of space.
33 Harrowing Scenes From Mexico’s Drug War

33 Harrowing Scenes From Mexico’s Drug War

It's been ten years since the drug war's official start — what's come from it is far from pretty.