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Travel

This Theme Park Devoted to Ancient Aliens Really Makes You Think

One of the park's main attractions is a flight simulator that suggests Peru's Nazca Lines might be a landing strip for alien craft.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
5.12.19
video

This Video of a Guy Accidentally Hang Gliding Without a Harness Is Pure Terror

Gulp.
Beckett Mufson
11.27.18
switzerland

This Four-Star Hotel Shames Food-Wasters with Photos of Starving Children

At Hotel Monopol, Chinese guests have been singled out for their alleged tendency to load up their plates at the buffet and then ditch the piles of uneaten food.
Hilary Pollack
8.17.18
Surviving

What It's Like to Be Trapped in a Cave for Ten Days

Twelve teenage soccer players and their coach have been trapped in a cave in Thailand for two weeks. Lothar Emannuel Kaiser understands what they must be going through.
Jan Karon
7.5.18
activism

Meet the 86-Year-Old Anarchist Grandma Vandalizing Banks

Officers took Louise Schneider away after she sprayed "Money for Weapons kills!" on the construction wall of the Swiss National Bank.
Philippe Stalder
7.17.17
video

Survey the Swiss Landscape with This Breathtaking Aerial Bike Ride

You may want to take up long-distance biking after viewing this daring ride through Switzerland.
Diana Shi
6.26.17
Photography

An Iranian Expat's Striking Photos Bridge Zurich and Tehran

Persian artist Shirana Shahbazi’s first comprehensive retrospective is about a life spent manipulating the colors of reality.
Sami Emory
4.18.17
Munchies

Cows in Switzerland Could Be Given Acupuncture Instead of Antibiotics

Following the World Health Organisation’s warning that the overuse of antibiotics in meat causes antimicrobial resistance in humans, Swiss vets are trialling alternative medicine.
Daisy Meager
3.27.17
timelapses

Take a Trip to the Mountains of Switzerland with This 360˚ Timelapse Video

Christian Mülhauser shot a total of 55,000 photographs of central and western Switzerland for his latest immersive timelapse project.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.16.17
Photo

Fake Tan and Flexing Muscles: Backstage at the Swiss National Bodybuilding Championship

If you breath deeply you'll smell the body oil and tanning product from here.
Jojo Schulmeister
10.29.16
News

'I Have a Bad Feeling About This': My Experience of the Failed Military Coup in Turkey

It's been an absurd and frightening few days in Turkey. This is what it felt like to be there.
Ugur Gültekin
7.24.16
Travel

European Truck Drivers Tell Us About Life on the Road

"I'm not sure how to explain this to you, but I'm often very sad."
Klaus Petrus
7.22.16
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