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These secret codes will unlock Netflix's hidden categories - and there are LOADS of them

If it takes you ages to find what you want on Netflix then this handy hint will make things a lot easier<p>Netflix has a lot of content to choose from - …

Found: The Remains of Chinese Laborers Interred on a Peruvian Pyramid

In the 19th century, 100,000 indentured laborers came to Peru from China.<p>In Lima, Peru, at the top of a pyramid built thousands of years ago, …

United Kingdom

Africa’s new slave trade: how migrants flee poverty to get sucked into a world of violent crime

Thousands who dream of a better life in Europe face horrors of modern slavery on way across the Sahara to Libya<p>Six months after Muhammed Yusuf had been sold, tortured and forced to watch as a friend died, he found himself back at the parched, dusty bus station where his ordeal began, facing the man …

Jane Smiley Explores Ancient Ireland’s Mysterious Tombs

About a half-mile past the entrance to Newgrange, in the Valley of the Boyne, County Meath, Ireland, is a handmade sign with an arrow that reads “Irish crafts for sale.” I am, of course, fascinated by Newgrange, a Neolithic site that predates Stonehenge by a thousand years, but I can never pass up …

Archaeology

How circadian rhythms and Roman baths are transforming Australian cities

The team behind the next generation of sustainable buildings, including Sydney’s Barangaroo, aim to promote wellness along with preventing environmental harm<p>Hidden beneath Federation Square, the heart of civic Melbourne, is a complex labyrinth of concrete cells.<p>This labyrinth – the world’s largest …

Obama urged to press Vietnam over 'missing' US prisoners during historic visit

They were the focal point of 1980s action thrillers like Sylvester Stallone’s Rambo and Missing In Action, starring Chuck Norris.<p>Now the spectre of American prisoners-of-war left behind in Vietnam is back, not as Hollywood fiction but as political reality as President Barack Obama makes his first …

The women risking it all to flee Syria for a new start in Europe

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1243000/1243203_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1518998601_a92268d95a5aa29c0758194aea985570<p><b>Maha is a 28-year-old doctor from Raqqa with a bright smile and a dark story of life in Syria.</b><p>Travelling on her own to escape her home city, which is …

North Africa