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Lifting a mind-blowing 14,000 ships a year, the Panama Canal relies on the mightiest machines: gargantuan locks, a colossal cran
How the Panama ...
Opened 1914, responsible for the deaths of 25,0...
Opened 1914, responsible for the deaths of 25,000 workers, the Panama Canal is the shipping shortcut around the world.
This 19th century marvel is struggling to keep ...
This 19th century marvel is struggling to keep up with 20th century demand.
The number of ships using the Canal has increas...
The number of ships using the Canal has increased from 1000 in 1914 to over 14,000 but how can they expand?
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Contemporary scholars investigate huge geometric markings made by the Nasca people 2,000 years ago on Peru's dry pampa.
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When 9000 Disap...
According to the National Commission on the Dis...
According to the National Commission on the Disappeared 9000 people disappeared in Argentina between 1976 and 1983.
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genre World Culture
Incense Bath at...
Every day at noon Cathedral of Santiago de Comp...
Every day at noon Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela holds a mass to welcome Pilgrims fresh off the trail.
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Basketball in T...
Diego discovers Iran's true sport, basketball, ...
Diego discovers Iran's true sport, basketball, where about 20 American players play in Iranian teams. A Texan in Iran.
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