A treasure found at Egypt’s pyramids

Africa Egypt Archaeology The Egyptian boat buried for 5,000 years Found in a pit next to the Great Pyramid at Giza, the ancient vessel was buried to transport P..

Where people commute by cable car

To the farming families of Switzerland’s Engelberg region, cable cars aren’t built for ski holidays and scenic views. They’re vital to daily life. By Larry Ble..

The Silicon Valley of the Middle Ages

Despite the far-reaching consequences of Johannes Gutenberg’s printing press, much about the man remains a mystery, buried deep beneath layers of Mainz history...

The dark story of Canada’s neon jungle

Surprisingly, Vancouver – not Shanghai, Hong Kong or Las Vegas – was once the neon capital of the planet. By Mike MacEacheran 4 May 2018 Wide shot: a city’s ma..

The tiny island of giant money

The Micronesian island of Yap has a famously unusual currency: hundreds of giant discs of rocks scattered all over the island, many of them too heavy to move. ..

The surprising city bringing neon back

Surprisingly, Vancouver – not Shanghai, Hong Kong or Las Vegas – was once the neon capital of the planet. By Mike MacEacheran 4 May 2018 Wide shot: a city’s ma..

The stone money too huge to move

The Micronesian island of Yap has a famously unusual currency: hundreds of giant discs of rocks scattered all over the island, many of them too heavy to move. ..

What’s in London’s secret green huts?

Dotted around London, these 13 tiny green sheds are reserved for those with ‘The Knowledge’. By Ella Buchan 1 May 2018 “We’re a Victorian institution,” black-c..

The 56cm bridge that connects Bermuda

At just 56cm wide, Bermuda’s Somerset Bridge is the world's smallest drawbridge, just wide enough to accommodate the mast of a sailboat. By Adrienne Jorda..

The world’s smallest drawbridge

At just 56cm wide, Bermuda’s Somerset Bridge is the world's smallest drawbridge, just wide enough to accommodate the mast of a sailboat. By Adrienne Jorda..

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