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The Streets of Varanasi- A Photographic Journey

Regarded as one of the most sacred cities in the world by the Hindus, Varanasi, historically known as Benares, has been touted as “older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all ...
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A Growing Ink Blot Map of World Population Density

Most of our world maps are created with geographic and legal boundaries dictating how they are drawn… it’s highly useful for getting around the block, but hardly tells the whole tale of what is going on. What really matters much ...

KABOOM! FIREWORKS IN THE LIGHT OF DAY

On December 5, 2011, the opening day of Cai Guo-Quiang’s groundbreaking exhibit, Cai Guo-Quiang: Saraab, at Mathaf, the Arab Museum of Modern Art, he set off a grand-scale explosive event, using microchip-controlled explosives. This daytime firework marvel displayed astonishing artistic ...
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The Amazingly Deep Well of Chand Baori

Built in the 10th century, the incredibly deep well of Chand Baori, India was a practical solution to the limited water in the area. In order for the water source to last for the entire year, the people of the ...