A Once-in-a-Lifetime Festival of Science, Music, and Celestial Wonder. August 19–21, 2017 in Eastern Oregon.
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Odd Fellows Home
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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
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Far East LA: Exploring Chinatown
Real/Fake Science: An Interactive Experiment Salon
The Chicago Way to Die
The Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
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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
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Karachi Press Club
The headquarters of Pakistan's first press club remains a haven for debate and discussion.
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San Jose, California
Olympic Black Power Statue
A statue commemorating Tommie Smith and John Carlos' brave protest at the 1968 Olympics, a watershed moment for civil rights.
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New York City's History of Resistance, in One Riotous Map
New Yorkers rebelled dozens of times between 1712 and 2013.
November 28, 2016
North Korean Officials Had No Idea What Their Hostages Were Signaling in This Photo
The story of 83 American captives and the "Digit Affair."
November 16, 2016
Battle of the Elms
The scars of a remarkably organized public protest to save 13 elm trees are still visible in this Stockholm park.
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Blood-Red Fountains Haunt Commuters In Zurich
They've been dyed to raise awareness about menstruation.
October 04, 2016
Potsdam, New York
Three gardens consisting toilets and urinals filled with bright flowers started as a protest against zoning rules.
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From Frogs to Immigration, How the Secret Service Kept Tabs on Peaceful Protests
In 2011, no protest was too small.
July 27, 2016
Iconic Punk Rocker Defaces the British Library's Punk Rock Exhibit
Punk feminist Viv Albertine took on the exhibit's erasure of female musicians in the most metal way possible.
July 17, 2016
The Westboro Baptist Church Is Getting Owned In Pokémon Go
“We recruited Jigglypuff to deal with the sodomite Clefairy" is probably not a sentence you thought you'd read today.
July 11, 2016
Seven Noses of Soho
Hidden in plain sight, these nose sculptures have spawned historical myths and tales of fabulous riches.
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Protesters are Rebuilding Thoreau’s Cabin to Block a Gas Pipeline
Henry David Thoreau is helping fight big industry from beyond the grave.
April 08, 2016
French Farmers Hijack Trucks, Dump Out Spanish Wine in Angry Protest
Many gallons of red wine were set free.
April 06, 2016
How the Women-Led 'Bread Boycotts' Changed 20th Century Food Pricing
February 15, 2016
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