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realworldcultureshock:

Turkestan, Kazakhstan

guardian:

The coldest city in the world - in pictures 

While the US recovers from the recent polar vortex, in the city of Yakutsk, locals continue daily life in -45C (-49F). Located on the permanently frozen tundra of Russia’s far east, Yakutsk is generally considered the coldest city in the world. Photographs: Amos Chapple

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New Year’s Eve 1969 in Grand Central Station.

New Year’s Eve 1969 in Grand Central Station.

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Dead Leaf Mantis and a White Orchid Mantis

Dead Leaf Mantis and a White Orchid Mantis

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touchrussia:

The Louis Vuitton suitcase scandal has left us with some hilarious takes on the subject. We rounded up all the funniest jokes that have appeared on Russian social media over the past few hours
Source: leprosorium

touchrussia:

The Louis Vuitton suitcase scandal has left us with some hilarious takes on the subject. We rounded up all the funniest jokes that have appeared on Russian social media over the past few hours

Source: leprosorium

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npr:

Found this while out on a date last night. Couldn’t help but snap a picture. Hope you’re all enjoying the weekend….. -Mel

npr:

Found this while out on a date last night. Couldn’t help but snap a picture. Hope you’re all enjoying the weekend….. -Mel

wnycradiolab:

"This is a comparative life expectancy chart. The red dots show the average lifespan of American women compared to women in nine other well-off countries (represented by the black dots.) As you can see, we aren’t doing so well."
Robert Krulwich explores what’s going on with the American lifespan.

wnycradiolab:

"This is a comparative life expectancy chart. The red dots show the average lifespan of American women compared to women in nine other well-off countries (represented by the black dots.) As you can see, we aren’t doing so well."

Robert Krulwich explores what’s going on with the American lifespan.

ashocksherlock:

lapetite—mort:

disneybombshell:

ifeelcapretty:

The American collegiate system in one gif set

it hurts

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adversity introduces man to himself