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How Nepal's sweet gold is mined

13-05-2022

How Nepal's sweet gold is mined

The Gurung tribe in Nepal has been collecting wild honey on the tops of Himalayan rocks for centuries. Today, the existence of this ...

20 frames of street photography that reveal an unknown side of Japan

12-05-2022

20 frames of street photography that reveal an unknown side ...

There are not so many places in the world that are so suitable for street photography as Japan. The neon streets of Tokyo, Osaka ...

The hungry gods of hidarugami, or Why the Japanese were afraid to go to the mountains on an empty stomach

12-05-2022

The hungry gods of hidarugami, or Why the Japanese were ...

The Japanese bestiary of supernatural creatures can rightfully be considered one of the most eerie. The fantasy of the inhabitants ...

10 most beautiful gardens in the world

11-05-2022

10 most beautiful gardens in the world

We invite you to go on a virtual journey through the ten most fascinating gardens on our planet.

Hanami is a Japanese tradition of admiring cherry blossoms

11-05-2022

Hanami is a Japanese tradition of admiring cherry blossoms

The tradition of admiring cherry blossoms originates in the XVI century. Thousands of Japanese people come to parks every year, sit ...

Chinese schoolgirls pose in bikinis hoping to become a flight attendant or model

11-05-2022

Chinese schoolgirls pose in bikinis hoping to become a flight ...

It may seem to you that the professions of flight attendants and models are oppositely different, but in China this is not the ...

The Chinese and the Void

10-05-2022

The Chinese and the Void

Have you ever wondered what happens to urban megaprojects when developers have ambitions and funds, but there are no buyers and ...

A deadly and beautiful weapon from the ninja arsenal

10-05-2022

A deadly and beautiful weapon from the ninja arsenal

In feudal Japan of the 15th century, secret mercenaries were spies, scouts and assassins. They were called ninjas, and they needed ...

Frightened passengers put bags and plastic bottles on their heads to protect themselves from the coronavirus

10-05-2022

Frightened passengers put bags and plastic bottles on their ...

Desperate passengers at airports put everything on their heads, from plastic bottles to helmets, to protect themselves from the ...

25 photos about the everyday life of medical staff in Wuhan infected with coronavirus

09-05-2022

25 photos about the everyday life of medical staff in Wuhan ...

The whole world is now watching what is happening in the Chinese city of Wuhan and sincerely empathizes with its residents who ...

Istanbul-the City of Contrasts: 30 color images of street life in the 70s

09-05-2022

Istanbul-the City of Contrasts: 30 color images of street ...

Istanbul is the most populous city in Turkey. It is the cultural, historical and economic center of the country. It is located on ...

A giant cave in China, which could fit an entire village for 100 people

08-05-2022

A giant cave in China, which could fit an entire village for ...

The village of Zhongdong in the mountainous Chinese province of Guijou is considered the only permanent settlement in the country ...

"Children of the Nation", or Why Mongolian nomads adopted Chinese orphans

07-05-2022

"Children of the Nation", or Why Mongolian nomads adopted ...

China's history is rich in upheavals, and the country has been particularly hard hit over the past century. One of the most ...

The fury of snow: the deadliest blizzard in history, which killed 4 thousand lives

06-05-2022

The fury of snow: the deadliest blizzard in history, which ...

On February 3, 1972, one of the most terrible natural disasters in the history of the country began in Iran. The blizzard that came ...

Emergency care: inside a Chinese hospital for coronavirus infected, built in just 9 days

06-05-2022

Emergency care: inside a Chinese hospital for coronavirus ...

In connection with the 2019-nCoV coronavirus epidemic, the Chinese have built two new hospitals in Wuhan in an emergency mode. The ...

Fingers with a fan: a woman with 31 fingers got into the Guinness Book of Records

05-05-2022

Fingers with a fan: a woman with 31 fingers got into the ...

Polydactyly is a congenital anomaly in which a person has extra fingers. A 63-year-old Indian woman with 31 fingers and toes has ...

Nature-absorbed fishing village

05-05-2022

Nature-absorbed fishing village

Nature invariably fills the void. Another proof of this claim was presented by photographer Tang Yuhong. He captured an abandoned ...

Sexy beauties from the fantastic worlds of Ibrahim Swaid

04-05-2022

Sexy beauties from the fantastic worlds of Ibrahim Swaid

A freelance artist from Dubai, Ibrahim Swaid has been involved in the creation of many Korean games for mobile devices. Well-known ...

How Japan is preparing for the 2020 Summer Olympics: 10 interesting facts

03-05-2022

How Japan is preparing for the 2020 Summer Olympics: 10 ...

This year's Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo from June 24 to August 9. Since there is not much time left before the start, more ...

Dead souls: the artist "populated" the deserted village with dolls

03-05-2022

Dead souls: the artist "populated" the deserted village with ...

Increasingly, young people are leaving villages for big cities in search of prospects and a better life. Only old people remain in ...

Not fabulous, not Bali: the dirtiest island in the Maldives

02-05-2022

Not fabulous, not Bali: the dirtiest island in the Maldives

What does an island where there is not a single piece of free land, with tons of garbage produced daily by the million tourists who ...

Foreign geisha in early 20th-century Japan

02-05-2022

Foreign geisha in early 20th-century Japan

We have repeatedly published old postcards from the beginning of the last century, on which the masters of seduction – Japanese ...

Creepy Japanese village where only statues live

02-05-2022

Creepy Japanese village where only statues live

Japanese photographer Ken Oki, who works under the pseudonym Yukison, was traveling in Toyama Prefecture when he suddenly came ...

What do the faces of Chinese doctors look like at the end of a work shift

02-05-2022

What do the faces of Chinese doctors look like at the end of ...

In Wuhan, the fight against the insidious coronavirus continues, which has claimed many lives. Doctors of the Celestial Empire work ...

Beauty under your feet: the most beautiful manholes from Japan

01-05-2022

Beauty under your feet: the most beautiful manholes from Japan

Look at your feet more often — sometimes you can stumble upon real treasures. This is exactly what Fabien Youfanck did during his ...

A Chinese billionaire built 258 luxury villas as a gift to his fellow villagers, but no one lives there because of greed

01-05-2022

A Chinese billionaire built 258 luxury villas as a gift to ...

As they say, no good deed goes unpunished. This was felt on his own skin by a Chinese billionaire who spent tens of millions of ...