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The Floating Masses of Fire Ants That Could Be in Tropical Storm Cindy's Wake
Birds' Egg Shapes Might Be Determined By How Well They Fly
The 1930s 'Pedestrian Catcher' That Promised to End Jaywalking Deaths
All the Animals That Love Touchscreens
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Real/Fake Science: An Interactive Experiment Salon
The Chicago Way to Die
The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
Secrets of Miramont Castle
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Hidden Venice with a Psycho-Mambo Twist
Jul 10–Jul 16, 2017
Chernobyl by Day, Kyiv by Night
Sep 08–Sep 14, 2017
Festivals and Mountaintop Temples of Bhutan
Sep 28–Oct 06, 2017
Day of the Dead in the Yucatán
Oct 28–Nov 03, 2017
Objects of Intrigue
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The Future of Antarctica Is Probably Going to Be Greener
Warming temperatures are causing moss banks to grow faster.
May 19, 2017
In Antarctica, a Mysterious Igloo Slowly Appears
A couple of research base employees wanted to try something new.
May 01, 2017
Tracing the Circulatory System Behind Antarctica's Blood Falls
It’s deep, salty, and very cold.
April 26, 2017
Marie Byrd Land
The largest piece of no man's land left on Earth.
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Buzz Aldrin Is Being Evacuated From the South Pole
The former astronaut fell ill.
December 01, 2016
Sick South Pole Workers Reach Chile After Daring Mid-Winter Rescue
They spent a long time in the air.
June 23, 2016
The Rare, Dangerous Mission to Rescue Workers at the South Pole
Flights to the end of the world.
June 17, 2016
Solving the Mystery of Early Polar Exploration Through Stamps
Every year, new mail emerges from the world's attics that gets decoded by a dedicated band of philatelists.
May 10, 2016
Scientists Uncover a Huge Trove of Dinosaur Fossils in Antarctica
Over a ton of 71 million-year-old fossils.
May 05, 2016
A Giant, Secret Lake May Have Just Been Discovered in Antarctica
In a part of the continent that has not been extensively researched.
April 25, 2016
What It's Like To Be The Only Painter In Antarctica
Making art at the bottom of the world, where paint freezes and the best subjects are millimeters long.
April 20, 2016
How a Baby Staked Argentina's Claim on Antarctica
February 25, 2016
Why 150,000 Penguins Missing From Antarctica May Actually Be Alive
February 24, 2016
Fleeting Wonders: 'Water Bears' Awaken After 30 Years Frozen In Moss
February 19, 2016
Photographs of the Futuristic Antarctic Ice Station That Can Move On Skis
January 20, 2016
Extreme Bagpiping Situations, From Antarctica to the Beaches of D-Day
November 12, 2015
Chill Out at These 9 Antarctic Outposts
June 05, 2015
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