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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
a day ago
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The Focus and Ferocity of New Zealand’s All Female Fight Night

Lethal Ladies in photos.
Frances Morton
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
9.16.18
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Queer Prom: Photos of Couples Living Out Their High School Fantasies

For LGBTQ people with unhappy memories of their school dance, a twice-yearly event in Brighton, UK offers a joyously affirming second chance.
Zing Tsjeng
9.9.18
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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 in the homes 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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Ramallah, Palestine, Is a Paradise

The Palestinian town has sat in the middle of an ongoing conflict for so long it's entwined with daily life.
Daniel Tepper
8.28.18
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How Two 18-Year-Old Kiwis Photographed a Hip Hop Star’s Memories

Capturing the nostalgia of Tom Scott's Avantdale Bowling Club.
James Borrowdale
8.17.18
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Inside Colombia’s Transition from Narcoterrorism to ‘Narcos’ Tourism

Acclaimed photojournalist Mads Nissen spent eight years on the ground with FARC rebels, coke smugglers, and ordinary civilians
Oliver Lunn
8.12.18
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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