Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Category: Multimedia

Photos: Kyrgyz People Cling to Tradition in Forbidding Corner of Northern Afghanistan

A sheep herd leaving camp early in the morning in the remote Pamir plateau, in northeastern Afghanistan. Shepherds often carry guns, as wolf attacks on livestock are not uncommon. (Matthieu Paley)
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Photographer Matthieu Paley spent more than a decade photographing the Afghan Kyrgyz people, who live in one of the world's most remote and inhospitable areas.

Photo of the Day: A Colorful Reflection in China

Multicolored lights paint the waters of Shanghai, China on March 24, 2013. (serg_ulixes/Flickr)
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Multicolored lights paint the waters of Shanghai, China on March 24, 2013. (serg_ulixes/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Peeking from a Corner in Thailand

A cat quietly watches hidden between a barrel and a wheel in Koh Chang, Thailand on March 18, 2013. (mr. Wood/Flickr)
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A cat quietly watches hidden between a barrel and a wheel in Koh Chang, Thailand on March 18, 2013. (mr. Wood/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Stealthy Conquerer in Taiwan

A tiny bird picks off fruit from a vine in Taiwan on March 21, 2013. (John&Fish/Flickr)
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A tiny bird picks off fruit from a vine in Taiwan on March 21, 2013. (John&Fish/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: Chugging Along Colorfully in India

A multicolored train moves on in Delhi, India on March 20, 2013. (Trains @Glance™ !!!/Flickr)
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A multicolored train moves on in Delhi, India on March 20, 2013. (Trains @Glance™ !!!/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Peeping Ray of Sunlight in Cambodia

A boat is docked by the banks at the largest freshwater lake in South East Asia, Tonle Sap, Cambodia on March 17, 2013. (julien texier/Flickr)
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A boat is docked by the banks at the largest freshwater lake in South East Asia, Tonle Sap, Cambodia on March 17, 2013. (julien texier/Flickr)

Video: Fashion Designer Jason Wu on Creating 'Pretty Things' (and Making History)

Michelle Obama stands with inaugural dress designer Jason Wu in front of the inaugural gown she wore to the inaugural balls and is now on display at the Smithsonian Museum of American History in Washington, DC  on March 9, 2010. (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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We sit down with Jason Wu, the first fashion designer of Asian descent to design for a first lady.

Photo of the Day: Rowing in the Tranquil Waters of Hong Kong

A scull glides smoothly over blue waters in Ma on Shan Tsuen, New Territories, Hong Kong  on March 16, 2013. (See-ming Lee 李思明 SML/Flickr)
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A scull glides smoothly over blue waters in Ma on Shan Tsuen, New Territories, Hong Kong on March 16, 2013. (See-ming Lee 李思明 SML/Flickr)

Photos: In Legal Limbo, Myanmar Refugees in Thailand Eke Out a Living at Trash Dump

Three refugee children work together at the dump in Mae Sot, Thailand. The child on the left is just seven years old and recently received a pair of gumboots. (Jacques Maudy)
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Photographer Jacques Maudy, who has photographed the heritage buildings of Yangon, Myanmar, recently crossed the border into Thailand to document the hardscrabble lives of Burmese refugees there.

Photo of the Day: A Joyful Dance in Thailand

A young Thai girl adorned in flowers performs a cultural dance in Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand on March 13, 2013. (U.S. Pacific Air Forces/Flickr)
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A young Thai girl adorned in flowers performs a cultural dance in Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Thailand on March 13, 2013. (U.S. Pacific Air Forces/Flickr)