With Elon Musk and Mars One promising to put colonists on the red planet sometime in the next decade, NASA is trying to figure out where they'll stay once they get there.
Roads & Kingdoms
Turf War Once regarded as a symbol of backwardness, Iceland’s historic turf-roofed homes are making a comeback.
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A Photographer Who Documented Katrina’s Destruction Returns to Take Pictures of the Exact Same Spots