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In The Trenches With America’s Fast-Food Workers

I spent a week working at Taco Bell. The job wasn’t so bad. But sometimes, the customers were.<p><i>The Cheesy Gordita Crunch button. Where the hell is the Cheesy Gordita Crunch button?</i><p>It’s an absurd question that I’m asking myself, over and over, with an increasing panic. Because all of these buttons …

A 53-Billion-Pixel Image Lets You Zoom In Impossibly Far

How far can you zoom?<p>The crazy sorts of image enhancement you've seen in episodes of CSI aren't actually real right? You can't just endlessly zoom in. Well, ordinarily that's correct, but this neat little photo is a clever exception to the rule.<p>The astonishing 53-billion-pixel picture is mostly …

New York City

Wildwood, a coastal resort in New Jersey, saw a spate of modernist masterpieces built in the 1950s – only for them to be destroyed decades later. Photographer Mark Havens documented the town before it was too late

New Jersey

Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper to stay healthy, say scientists

The old adage ‘breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper’ could be the best way to lose weight and stay healthy, Kings College scientists say.<p>A major review of 28 recent studies has concluded that keeping calories down late at night is the secret to combating …

Nutrition

Doctors issue warning about LED streetlights

The American Medical Association (AMA) has just adopted an official policy statement about street lighting: cool it and dim it.<p>The statement, adopted unanimously at the AMA's annual meeting in Chicago on June 14, comes in response to the rise of new LED street lighting sweeping the country. An AMA …

Los Angeles

Vacancy: Documenting the emptiness of abandoned houses and military bases

In his series Vacancy, German photographer Ralph Gräf documents the empty rooms, staircases and corridors of abandoned houses and military bases, all …

Top foods for healthy eyes

American researchers have highlighted the role of diet in maintaining eye health with a list of specific foods, which, when eaten regularly, could …