High in the Andes, A Mine Eats a 400-Year-Old City
The mine at Cerro de Pasco, Peru, once funneled silver to the Spanish crown. Today, it’s consuming the town—and poisoning children with lead.
101 Most Magnificent Places Made by Nature or Touched by a Man Hand (part 2) - YourAmazingPlaces.com
Natural Entrance, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, New Mexico - 101 Most Magnificent Places Made by Nature or Touched by a Man Hand (part 2)
Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Abandoned Land of Oz
When I was a kid, I was cast as Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz for my school musical. I was a very serious ten year-old and so I took the role very seriously. Another student had been cast as Dorothy's pet dog, "Toto", and stood next to me the entire time on stage wearing a fluffy bear costume (they co
East Side Access Update - 2/12/2013
Progress continues on the East Side Access project as of February 12, 2013. The project will allow the Long Island Rail Road to access Grand Central Terminal for the first time. These photos shows work on the caverns underneath Grand Central Terminal that will house a future concourse for arriving and departing Long Island Rail Road trains. Photos: Metropolitan Transportation Authority / Patrick Cashin.