The Escape Archives

Photo Studio, War

When Congolese government troops fled the town of Bunagana in 2012, they left behind their personal photos. Photographer Michele Sibiloni was there to collect them.

Japan’s Broken Arrows

Lust, War, Religion

Yesterday, nearly 2,000 young archers gathered to compete in Ohmato Taikai. All were born between April 1, 1994 and March 31, 1995.

FALLOUT: Penguin Population Explosion

Animals, War

What is war good for? Not much, unless you’re a penguin.

Fallout: The Invention Of Orange Juice

Food, War

What’s tasty, loaded with Vitamin C and was invented to protect World War 2 troops from an outbreak of scurvy?

FALLOUT: SOUVENIR SHOPPING AT THE DMZ

Tours, War, Shopping

The Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea is considered the world’s most heavily armed border. It is also a tourist trap.

FALLOUT: LIVESTOCK AND LANDMINES

Animals, War

A letter published in The Cambodia Daily in 1996 proposed: “"The English have 11 million mad cows and Cambodia has roughly the same number of equally mad land mines. Surely the solution to Cambodia's mine problem is here."