The Alps are some of the most spectacular—and accessible-—high-altitude terrain on earth. But between climate change and a growing number of backcountry users, the avalanche-fatality forecast does not look good.
Filippo Blengini and Alessandra Bacchilega set a new world record.
It is hoped that seeing the coffins of loved ones will bring closure for the relatives of the victims of March's Germanwings plane crash in France, which prosecutors think was a deliberate act.
"I guess it's like being part of some oddly exclusive club. We talk about things like being annoyed by subway doors, the size of cars, where to buy gloves."
French authorities investigating the crash have also retrieved the aircraft's second black box.
Morphosis Architects' one-room-per-floor 7132 tower looks like it blends into the clouds above it.
The Airbus A320 jet, operated by the Germanwings carrier, was carrying 142 passengers and 6 crew members. It was flying from Barcelona, Spain to Düsseldorf, Germany.
Among them were various far-right protesters as well as some dedicated neo-Nazis.
A group called Soulsaver distributes pamphlets about the evils of homosexuality and the rock 'n roll lifestyle.
The conventional wisdom is that the ABC leans to the left. It's a wisdom so conventional that not even facts and evidence can destroy it.
Dating, being a student, and having strong political views. Each of these can be annoying enough on their own. We figured we'd combine all three into a self-conscious cocktail of awkward.
The Krampus break into people's homes to wreak havoc or run around the streets swinging their cow tails and rods. The locals are all pretty scared of them.