CHAN KNOWS IT’S TIME TO MOVE WHEN WATER TOUCHES THE FLOOR OF HER HOUSE.

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Twice a year, the Tonle Sap River switches back and flows in reverse. The sudden rush of water swells Tonle Sap Lake and submerges…

JANET’S GARDEN SHRINKS 1.5 METERS EVERY YEAR.

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Every morning, Janet Ellis, 68, checks how much of her garden is still there. She lives in the town of Skipsea on the coast of East…

JOSE MATADA FELL OUT OF THE SKY ONTO A LONDON STREET ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2012.

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At 7:42 on September 9, 2012, there was a loud thud in Portman Avenue, an otherwise quiet, suburban street in southwest London, UK. A man…

TOY AIRPLANES ARE THE MOST COMMON RELIGIOUS OFFERING IN TALHAN, INDIA.

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For thousands of Punjabis, the only hope of getting on an international airplane is to offer a toy one at the Shaheed Baba Nihal Singh…

36,000 BANGLADESHIS WERE EVACUATED FROM LIBYA DURING THE 2011 REVOLUTION.

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It is one of the world’s most densely populated countries. Here, three out of four citizens live on less than US$2 a day, and rising sea…

91 BABIES ARE BORN EVERY WEEK IN ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, JORDAN.

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Karim has it all on his phone: a helicopter tail whipping through one corner of the screen, a roar that comes from everywhere, the wall…

RAWABI IS THE FIRST TOWN BUILT FOR AFFLUENT PALESTINIANS IN THE WEST BANK.

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“From my windows I can see Jerusalem, Jordan and a settlement,” says Issa Souliman Manoli, 42, a Palestinian businessman currently living…

GEDALIA BUILT HIS WEST BANK HOUSE WITH PARTICLE BOARD AND TELEPHONE POLES.

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Gedalia, 41, lives on a hilltop with his wife Shira and their seven children. Their house is built from steel, particle board and…

THE REMAINS OF 2,649 PEOPLE HAVE BEEN FOUND ON THE US–MEXICO BORDER SINCE 2000.

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Today, the number of illegal aliens caught trying to cross into the United States has dropped to a quarter of what it was 10 years ago.…

IT COSTS US$20 TO BE CHASED BY FAKE BORDER GUARDS AT ECOALBERTO TOURIST PARK.

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Through his balaclava, the smuggler screamed: women and children first, then men, no questions while they walked. And they walked for…