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Jeep concept a harbinger of Chrysler seven-seat SUV

Companies from all over the automotive spectrum are scrambling to launch high-riding models as fast as possible to satisfy the market’s insatiable appetite for crossovers and SUVs. 330 more words

Cars And Car Design

Extrajudicial Killings Prompt Suit Against Duterte at the International Criminal Court

Rodrigo Duterte may have just come a step closer to justice.

Since the Filipino president took office in June 2016, thousands have perished in a spate of… 468 more words

The Cable

My Earth Hero(es): Goldman Prize 2017

The Goldman Environmental Prize for 2017 — honoring grassroots environmental heroes from the world’s six inhabited continental regions: Africa, Asia, Europe, Islands & Island Nations, North America, and South & Central America– was announced today in San Francisco. 395 more words


43 Photos Around the Globe

I have been traveling most of life, doing the bulk of my travels in the last 12 years. One thing I have come to find is just how beautiful the world truly is. 189 more words




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Depth: 10 km

Distances: 48 km E of Kathmandu, Nepal / pop: 1,443,000 / local time: 17:04:30.0 2017-04-24
20 km SW of Kodāri, Nepal / pop: 1,600 / local time: 17:04:30.0 2017-04-24


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Japanese Mukimono Artist Gaku's X-acto Knife Carved Fruits & Vegetables

Japanese Mukimono artist Gaku (previously featured here) continues to amaze us with his skill using an x-acto knife to carve intricate patterns and traditional motifs on vegetables and pieces of fruit. 36 more words

Art & Culture

Today in Transportation History - 1919: A Chinese Railroad Pioneer

Zhan Tianyou, an engineer who was responsible for the first railroad built in China without any foreign assistance, died in the city of Hankou in central China at the age of 57. 294 more words