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How East Coasters Kept Cool This Weekend

Turning urban infrastructure into de facto cooling equipment.

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Summertime, the World Over

Gorgeous photos of kite fliers, beach bums, and men playing chess in their underwear.

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Mermaids on Main Street

Pictures from the annual Coney Island parade.

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After Elections, Tahrir Square Erupts Into a Party

A rare moment of celebration in Cairo.

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In Bolivia, a Salute to the Sun

A winter solstice celebration gets Bolivia's Aymara Indians up before dawn to salute the first rays.

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Times Square Becomes the City's Largest Yoga Studio

It's in celebration of the summer solstice.

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Greece, Without the Tourists

Despite hopes, tourism hasn't pulled Greece out of its recession.

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Summer Loving, City Style

Photos of kissing couples around the world.

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The Forever Brides of Krasnoyarsk

In this Russian city, one opportunity to wear a wedding gown is just not enough.

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Africa's High-Fashion City

Dakar's fashion scene is a powerful economic driver. Scenes from Fashion Week.

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The Demise of a City

Scenes from Syria's Homs.

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A Clever Second Life for Some Old Boats

A floating hotel created by a group of New York artists.

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Scenes From Myanmar's Slums

Crushing poverty has fueled violence between the country's Muslims and Buddhist communities.

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In Spain, a Festival to Ward Off Sea Monsters

Little girls dressed as angels celebrate the Festa da Coca.

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What Peace Looks Like to Sana'a's Graffiti Artists

A new initiative encourages young people to paint for peace.

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Guatemala City's Teacher Problems

Students call for reform to the pedagogical schools.

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God Save the Queen

Scenes from the London-wide Jubilee celebration.

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The (Flooded) City as Obstacle Course

Heavy rain has transformed even the most mundane urban tasks into a challenge.

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A Citywide Party for the Queen's Jubilee

Londoners prepare for a weekend of festivities.