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ALL WE ARE IS DUST IN THE WIND, DUDE

Sand is so tiny and ubiquitous that it's easy to take for granted. But in his book "The World in a Grain," author Vince Beiser traces the history of sand, exploring how it fundamentally shaped the world as we know it.
THE BUTTERFLY THAT NEVER FLEW

In another timeline, some alternate city of San Francisco is filled with iconic structures by Frank Lloyd Wright, including his first skyscraper (designed for a prominent downtown location along Market Street) and the Butterfly Bridge, stretching across the water to Oakland.
MEET THE NEW BLOCKS

After World War II, a group of city planners decided to build a new neighborhood, close to Amsterdam, that would be the perfect encapsulation of Modernist principles. It was called the Bijlmermeer, and it tested these ideas on a grand scale. When it was over, no one would ever try it again.
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