The Week in Stories Around the Globe

Inside The Country Where You Can Buy A Black Man For $400

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#Libya #Nigeria #SlaveTrade #HumansRights#Africa

Photos of dark-skinned deities challenge India’s obsession with fairness

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The costumes and jewellery during the shoot of Dark is Divine were inspired to an extent by artist Raja Ravi Varma’s paintings. “Our focus was plain and simple, how are gods or divinity presented in common culture, and by common we mean our immediate surroundings, whatever we come across in our everyday life,” said Nil.

#Hinduism #DarkIsDivine #India #Photos


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According to the new model, proposed in the journal Physical Review Letters by researchers from Uppsala University, the entire universe is riding on an expanding bubble in an “additional dimension” — which is being inflated by dark energy and which is home to strings that extend outwards from it and correspond to all the matter that it contains.

#DarkEnergy #Science #Space #TheUniverse

National parks face years of damage from government shutdown


It’s unclear how much trash has accumulated thus far. A calculation by the news outlet Quartz estimated 27 tons of trash has been left at Yosemite. A report from NPCA estimated that 100 million pounds of trash was thrown away at National Parks in 2015, and maintaining clean parks requires functioning infrastructure and visitor education.

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