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The Bizarre Story Behind These Sensual Photos of Women and Bears

Meet Stepan, the 24-year-old Russian domesticated bear that’s become an Instagram icon.
Nourhan Hesham
4 days ago
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We Gave the Covers of Romance Novels an Inclusive Makeover

Photographer Jason Altaan reimagined cheesy, iconic romance novel covers to be more racially and sexually diverse.
Elizabeth Renstrom
9.15.18
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Visiting Jonestown: Site of the Largest Murder-Suicide in Modern History

The cult compound where 918 people ended their lives is today in ruins.
Julie Fenwick
9.7.18
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Everything You Find in a Sex Worker’s Home

A photographer reveals the telling items she has seen on her travels to the dwellings of sex workers across Canada.
Allison Tierney
9.6.18
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Inside the Incredibly Bizarre World of Japanese Mascots

From sentient douches to hepatitis elephants, Japan has a mascot for every occasion.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
8.28.18
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William Ukoh Photographs a Black Renaissance

The 29-year-old, who once dreamed of becoming the first black person to shoot a ‘Vogue’ cover, has big plans.
Connor Garel
8.14.18
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The Forum Where People Share Heartbreaking Final Photos of Their Loved Ones

The r/LastImages subreddit is filled with beautiful last images of people who are no longer with us.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
8.6.18
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These Blistering Pics from Dodgeball's World Cup Will Make You Feel Ten Again

Who among us doesn't remember taking a ball to the face?
Clara Mokri
8.6.18
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Sunflowers Are the Latest Casualty of Selfie Culture

An Ontario farmer said a “zombie apocalypse” of Instagrammers descended on Saturday.
Allison Tierney
8.1.18
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Joyous Photos Show There's More to Life in Gaza Than Conflict

Four Gaza-based photographers are capturing their favorite parts of the region to show a different side of the territory and its people.
Rowaida Amer
7.31.18
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I Lived My Dream of Feeling Safe and Loved on Tour

Touring as an up-and-coming band isn’t what it used to be, and maybe that’s a good thing.
Megan-Magdalena
7.16.18
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These Seemingly Dark Portraits Convey a Sense of Beauty and Self-Expression

Photographer Mateus Porto walks the line between fiendish and angelic.
Clara Mokri
7.12.18