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China plans to build a solar plant at Chernobyl
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Major South Asian water source too contaminated for use
A river basin providing water to more than 750 million people may now be too contaminated for drinking...
Pole Pole: Scaling Africa’s highest summit
I’m not sure exactly what possessed me to join the ranks of some 35,000 people who annually attempt...
New study suggests going to Mars causes brain damage
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The ultimate ski guide to Utah
You may or may not be aware of this, but serious snow happens across Utah each winter, making...
Visit Colorado’s Creepiest Ghost Towns If You Dare
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Enjoy the gratitude, or “mahalo,” of the human residents as well as all native creatures. Help keep Hawaii...
The best preserved medieval towns in Europe
The World Wars weren't kind to the architecture of Europe, but here are a few of the best...