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Bombs Away: Former RAF Base Becomes Family Farmhouse

The remains of World War Two can be seen all throughout Europe, but few sights are more striking than the abandoned buildings once used by military …

The Supermoon is Coming

Get your cameras ready. On June 23rd the celestial event known as the Supermoon will happen. The sun, Earth and moon will be in alignment, with the …

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Splash out: the world's most amazing waterfalls

The bigger they are, the harder they fall – feel the power of the planet's mightiest and most beautiful waterfalls.<p>1. Victoria Falls, Zambia/Zimbabwe<p><i>Image by MAZZALIARMADI.IT</i><p>Explorer David Livingstone could be accused of dampening expectations by naming these falls after England's doughy queen: …

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Is Steak Best Served Rare?

And what about rare meat?<p><i>Josh Ozersky is a James Beard Award-winning food writer, B-list food personality, and noted polymath and deviant. The founder of Meatopia, he will answer all your questions on meat, food, food writing, relationships, restaurants, or cooking. He is also available for private</i> …

Why Tipping Should Be Outlawed

Many people don't understand what a tip is for, mainly because it's not the way we choose to compensate most of our other people-facing professions. Imagine if when you went to the doctor, you decided how much he got paid based on how happy you were.<p>It was the coat check tips that did it, back when …

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Week in Photos: June 15, 2013

Lens<p>From Iran’s election to golf’s U.S. Open and tear gas in Istanbul, see the week’s most striking images.<p>06.15.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Biswaranjan Rout/AP

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Deserts from Space

Post-Apocalyptic Britain And Other Amazing Images From This Week

Mind-Blowing Supercell Thunderstorm Filmed Near Booker, Texas

It took Mike Olbinski 4 years of failed attempts before he actually got his dream: on June 3rd he and Andy Hoeland managed to capture an unworldly …

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How the Other Half Lives: Photographs of NYC’s Underbelly in the 1890s

Jacob A. Riis arrived in New York in 1870. As the economy slowed, the Danish American photographer found himself among the many other immigrants in …

On this day in 1885, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York

<b>On this day in 1885, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York.</b><p>Pictured, the Statue of Liberty photographed from a helicopter by LIFE photographer Margaret Bourke-White in 1952.<p>See more photos of America from above <b>here</b>.

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Torggler’s kinetic doors float through space with such fluidity that it is almost eerie.<p>…

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Daily chart: The UN's latest World Population Prospects expects the world to grow from 7.2 billion people today to 9.6 billion in 2050. This is 300m more than it had previously estimated, and reflects increases to the fertility rates in sub-Saharan countries such as Nigeria and Ethiopia, and other populous countries. Today's chart reveals the world's population by region from 2013 to forecasts for 2050 http://econ.st/11lJCvC

Captivating Long Exposure Shots of Fireflies

Fireflies are certainly known to all of us, but few are aware that these enchanting insects are really beetles. We see them at night because this …

The clearest lake in the world – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/12/clearest-lake-in-the-world-in-pictures<p>720<p>The visibility of distilled water is about 80 …