Amid the devastation and danger of civil war, Syrian archaeologists and activists are risking their lives in the battle against looting.

The ancient city of Dura-Europos sits on a bluff above the Tigris River a few miles from Syria‚Äôs border with Iraq, its mud-brick walls facing a bleak…


Waterdam, Marathon, Greece, 1934, Alfred Eisenstaedt. (1898 - 1995)



UNESCO’s map of extinct and threatened languages.

We’re losing a ridiculous amount of languages

© William Eggleston

“I am at war with the obvious”-
William Eggleston

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