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A Taste of Different School Lunches Around the World

From empanadas to ratatouille.

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Bolivia Deploys the World's Largest System of Cable Cars

One more sign of the coming "Golden Age of Gondolas"?

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Tremble at These Surreal, Sky-High Urban Roller Coasters

These photo manipulations may inspire feelings of nausea, dizziness, and impending doom.

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Notre Dame Cathedral Just Got an LED Makeover

Can one of the world's most famous historic churches hold up to modern-day lighting?

Capturing the Least Glamorous Moments of British Nightlife

A journey into the surreal carnival that is nighttime in Manchester and Newcastle.

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Computers Can Now Automatically Stereotype 'Hipsters' and 'Bikers'

Scientists have trained algorithms to determine your "urban tribe" from your online photos.

Stacey Replogle

LEGO Model of the Day: Urban Density Gone Bad

A playful exercise in jam-packed city living.

Laurent Chehere

Here's What It Would Look Like If Paris's Houses Could Fly

An artist reimagines the city's homes against the sky.

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Lunar New Year Around the World

Welcoming the Year of the Snake.

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Love Celebrations Across the Globe

Balloons, teddy bears, and kissing contests.

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Those Old Color Photographs of Paris You've Been Seeing? Not Quite Real.

Here's what the originals look like.

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It's So Cold in Chicago, Firefighters Left This Warehouse Covered in Ice

This is what happens when you fight a fire in below-freezing temperatures.

CARE for Sandy

Restoring Sandy-Damaged Photos, for Free

The storm ruined scores of images. But one organization wants to help bring some back to life.

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These Unbelievable Pictures of Sandy's Destruction Are Actually Real

There are plenty of fake photos floating around this morning, but these images aren't lying.

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Early Scenes From Sandy

How things looked early Monday, before the bulk of the storm made landfall on the U.S. East Coast.