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  • How the Pandemic Changed Antarctica

    Researchers returning home from Antarctica ‘left one world and have come back to another.’ But while their lives were in stasis, the continent they live on continued to struggle under the weight of diplomatic pressures and environmental concerns.

  • The Resurrection of the Iconic British Seaside

    Popular in the decades before affordable commercial flights, COVID turned seaside resort towns into sought-after summer escapes again. Photographer Sophie Green caught it all.

  • Love in Lagos

    Photographer Isabel Okoro returns to Lagos, Nigeria, to find the pandemic brought a new element of intimacy and community to her home.

  • Photographing an Isolating Normalcy

    To make sense of his new surroundings, photographer Chad Rhym set out to document his experience as a double-conscious outsider: a new home in a new reality.

  • The Cult of Busyness

    A life of leisure was once the aspiration of the upper class. But now, bragging about busyness is how people indicate their status. Could a pandemic change the way busyness is glorified?

  • Australia Was a Big Pandemic Hideaway for Celebrities. Will They Stick Around?

    The continent probably won’t hold onto the new Hollywood, but it has become the site of an old pattern.