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Reclaimed


The link below is to an article that takes a look at nature reclaiming building and structures. There are some impressive images here.

For more visit:
http://www.directholidaycottages.com/cottage-blog/index.php/when-nature-moves-in/

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See Yemen’s Tumultuous History in Pictures


TIME

Yemen’s embattled President Abdel-Rabbo Mansour Hadi resigned Thursday after failing to reach a power-sharing agreement with Shi’ite rebels who have held Sana’a, the capital, since September.

Hadi’s departure leaves Yemen’s fate in the balance. The poorest nation in the Arab world is fractured by tribal fighting, a separatist movement in the south, a robust Al-Qaeda presence, and the rising influence of the Shi’ite rebel group known as the Houthis.

But Yemen is no stranger to turmoil. In the images above, TIME looks at key moments in the country’s past that provide a historical context for the unfolding unrest.

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Article: Archaeology – Aztec Mass Sacrifice Find in Mexico City


The link below is to an article (with pictures) reporting on the discovery of a mass sacrifice pit under Mexico City, on the site of the Aztec capital Tenochtitlan.

For more visit:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2012/08/pictures/120829-aztec-sacrifice-templo-mayor-bones-archaeology/


Article: The History of the Microphone in Pictures


The link below is to an article on the history of the microphone in pictures.

For more, visit:
http://www.wired.com/rawfile/2011/01/birth-of-the-microphone


Article: The History of Tanks


The links below are to two articles tracing the history of tanks up until World War I. They are brilliant articles and well worth a read. The pictures are also brilliant.

For more, visit:
http://www.darkroastedblend.com/2012/05/strangest-tanks-in-history-part-1.html
http://www.darkroastedblend.com/2012/05/strangest-tanks-in-history-part-2-first.html


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