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Two workers at a brick factory raise plumes of dust, digging newly fired bricks from a flaming pit in the same way ancient Harappans made bricks 5,000 years ago. Building cities where stone is scarce, bricks have always been made in uniform…

Serpent of the Gods - Using pigments from stone on handmade paper, New Delhi artist Sneh Gangal adorns the Hindu god Siva with a cobra, in India a sacred being that can symbolize fertility or rebirth. Siva, grasping his consort Parvati, is one of the…

morocco11_052_mac.jpg Najat Heur, uses a grinding stone to rough-up the jeans to make them look older than they are. Scarf for dust coming off the material. The workers make about $40 a week. Multi-Wash a successful washing and garment business,…

Story Overview The Greeks were afraid to go into the Black Sea, believing it was the end of the world. It was the place Zeus chained Prometheus as punishment for bringing fire to mankind. When the Greeks first began exploring this region, they were…

Story Overview The Greeks were afraid to go into the Black Sea, believing it was the end of the world. It was the place Zeus chained Prometheus as punishment for bringing fire to mankind. When the Greeks first began exploring this region, they were…