Postcard

Beth Murphy

To Boston: Messages From People Who Know the City's Pain All Too Well

Notes of sympathy from Kabul, Afghanistan.

Light in the Darkness: Messages of Hope From Around the Country

"We thought in this moment it was important show solidarity as caring human beings."

Reuters/Ahmed Jadallah

Dubai to World: Forget Our Debt Crisis, Look at This Shiny Car

Lamborghini logic.

Reuters

Surprisingly Lush Photos of Daily Life in North Korea

Inside the Hermit Kingdom.

Reuters

Trippy, Gorgeous Photos of Salt Mines

The process of mining that salt can produce beautiful landscapes.

Reuters

England's Many Reactions to Margaret Thatcher's Death

A country known for its stiff upper lip lets loose with tears and champagne.

Reuters

Luminous 'Light Paintings' of D.C.'s Cherry Blossoms

With a long exposure and a flashlight, Jacques Domenge brings out the surreal beauty of the cherry trees after the crowds have gone.

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Digging Out From Mumbai's Massive Building Collapse

At least 72 people were killed.

6 Hyper Exotic Urban Gardens

A surprisingly large number involve cars.

Mike Doyle

It Took 600 Hours To Assemble This 'Manically Detailed' LEGO City

Mike Doyle's model uses 200,000 LEGOs; it's the first in a series of thematically-linked works.

Reuters

A Photo Collection of Britain's Strangest Traditions

Burning boats, foam-covered students, and a good old-fashioned joust.

Reuters

Pails of Water and a Fight for a Beer Bucket: Bizarre Easter Traditions

A collection of strange and lovely Easter traditions.

Reuters

Good Friday Around the World

Images from Pakistan, Spain and France, among others.

Reuters

This Is What It Looks Like to Stop a Bank Run Before It Starts

After two weeks of chaos, Cyprus opens its banks again. But borrowing was tightly controlled.

Reuters

Seville's Wild Pre-Easter Processions

A week-long parade, featuring wooden sculptures of the Passion

An Utterly Terrifying Picture Taken From the Top of the Burj Khalifa

Those toes are 2,722 feet up!

Kate Seabrook

Berlin's Subway: 'An Underground Art Gallery'

Each of the U-Bahn's 173 stations comes with its own design.

Reuters

Central Asia Rings in the New Year By Jumping, Repeatedly, Over Giant Fires

The start of spring comes with its own set of traditions.

Reuters

10 Years After the Iraq War, How Has Baghdad Changed?

The city is bustling, with parks and nightclubs, but deep scars remain.