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A field guide to miracles: Joan Fontcuberta's photography hoaxes – in pictures

Flying unicorn monkeys, mermaid fossils, snakes with legs ... photography’s master myth-maker Joan Fontcuberta creates a parallel reality where it is impossible to tell where the real ends and the imaginary begins. Stranger Than Fiction, his first major UK exhibition, is at London's Science Museum …

Homni: The new superorganism taking over Earth

Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.<p>In Ancient Greek mythology, the Earth Goddess Gaia had nine titan sons, who attempted to control not just the Earth, but …

This Cave Of Crystals Is Not The Fairytale You're Expecting

It gets pretty steamy in the Cave of Crystals.<p>If you're looking for a way to escape the Mexican heat, don't journey down to the Cave of the Crystals. The cave, which is a surreal mix of otherworldly and creepy, has nearly 100 percent humidity with temps typically hovering around 112 degrees …

The Crazy Genius Behind Solar Roadways

Here’s an idea crazy enough that it just might work: Pave the streets with solar-powered panels that have their own built-in heat and LED lights. That’s what Scott and Julie Brusaw hope to accomplish with their ongoing Solar Roadways project, which they just funded through a hugely popular …

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Jamaica's rare wildlife – in pictures

The Portland Bight protected area is home to the iconic Jamaican iguana and 20 other endangered species. Its fragile coastal ecosystem and wildlife faces the risk of being lost for ever as Jamaica approves a Chinese company to build a port. Photographs by Robin Moore