Once, my mom spotted a bruised woman with three children holding a cardboard sign in the Wal-Mart parking lot. It was pouring down rain. I was seven. "Stay in the car," she said, locking me in.
The mysterious long lines of Japanese ramen shops.
Particles' changing masses could explain why distant galaxies appear to be rushing away.
Botched circumcisions killed 30 young men and landed almost 300 more in hospital during traditional initiation rites in a South African province, the health department said Sunday.
Every nation has their Old Wives' Tales and Italy is no exception.
People from the tibetan plateau and their daily simple life.
Once a year, the Holi Festival of Colors, celebrating the arrival of a new season, takes place around the world. Crowds of people playfully pelt each other wi…
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Apollo and the Greek Muses
TED Talks With stunning photos and stories, National Geographic Explorer Wade Davis celebrates the extraordinary diversity of the world's indigenous cultures, which are disappearing from the planet at an alarming rate.
Find out how couples from different countries summon good luck on their big day.
"Who in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the orange tint begins? Distinctly we see the difference of the colors, but where exactly does the one first blendingly enter into the other? So with sanity and insanity."
After watching 74 YouTube videos and parsing 108 Google search pages, not a single one could tell me if burqas were comfortable or how Americans react to seeing someone resembling the Grim Reaper floa…
A Historical Snapshot of Life in the 1920's taken from Literature and Periodicals of the Period
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