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Despite its tiny population, Iceland has a reputation in the World’s Strongest Man competition that stands higher than perhaps any other country’s.


In recent years, E Sports has surged in popularity to become one of the most widely-practiced forms of competitive sport today.

Temp labor is one of the fastest growing industries in the US. Increasingly, temp workers are part of a business strategy to keep costs down and profits high.

Jamaica’s first medicinal marijuana company, Medicanja, launched this year against a backdrop of reinvigorated debate around ganja law reform among leading policymakers.


The film gets to the heart of what it takes to be a musician and, in the process, deals with some of the basic questions of life itself.

As we run, the layers of responsibility and identity we have gathered in our lives, the father, mother, lawyer, teacher, all fall away.

Using telescopic photography and other methods, artist Trevor Paglen explores the boundaries between visible and invisible, including CIA black sites, secret satellites

The 2014 Winter Games have cost Russia about $50 billion, making them the most expensive in history.

Ahead of Sochi’s Olympics, we ask how the Kremlin will handle the news coverage that comes with hosting the games.

Surviving Shrimp: The global fishing industry which is devastating Ecuador’s natural environment

The Highest Cost: What’s life like for the 9/11 first responders told they were heroes then abandoned with health problems?

Sweatshop Chic: The Sweatshop workers paying the highest price for low-cost fashion

For three weeks, hundreds of thousands of Ukrainian protesters have been flooding the streets of Kiev, occupying government buildings and taking over the city’s Independence Square.

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