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Bickering In Bangladesh; Curling; Glow-In-The-Dark Tattoos

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How to make dead fish look attractive? That's the challenge New York-based duo Shimon and Tammar Rothstein faced when they were hired to do the photography for famed French chef Eric Ripert's book On the Line. Photos by Shimon and Tammar, Courtesy of Shimon and Tammar hide caption

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Hence We Come, by Norman Lewis Courtesy of The Kinsey Collection hide caption

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Trove Of Artifacts Trumpets African-American Triumphs

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Eugen Darie has admitted to being part of a Romanian gang that stole seven works by masters including Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse from a Rotterdam museum last October. Vadim Ghirda/AP hide caption

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Zhao Mengfu was the preeminent painter and calligrapher of the early Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). His Sheep And Goat scroll is estimated to be worth $100 million. Courtesy of the Smithsonian Institution hide caption

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Conserving Priceless Chinese Paintings Is An Art All Its Own

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Sculptor and writer Barbara Chase-Riboud is troubled by race-based groupings. She currently has an exhibition of work inspired by Malcolm X at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art hide caption

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What Do We Mean When We Talk About 'Latino Art'?

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Anselm Kiefer's Velimir Chlebnikov, a series of 30 paintings devoted to the Russian philosopher who posited that war is inevitable, is on display at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. MASS MoCA hide caption

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Kiefer's Bleak Horrors Of War Fill An Entire Building

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The walls of 5Pointz were once covered in graffiti. Artists worldwide came to New York to paint the warehouse surface. Bruce Wallace for NPR hide caption

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Remembering 5Pointz: A Five-Story Building That Told Plenty More

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Paul Salopek and his guide walk into the desert, on day 19 of the "Out of Eden walk" in the Afar region of Northeast Ethiopia. The walk with take about 7 years total. Paul Salopek/National Geographic hide caption

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Around The World In ... A Lot Of Steps

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California-based magazine FSHN ran an Iran photo shoot in its 2013 couture issue. FSHN Magazine hide caption

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In The Streets Of Iran, A Fashion Shoot Bursting With Color

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Museum director Alex Rueger (L) and Dutch artist Jeroen Krabbe stand in front of Vincent van Gogh's long-lost Sunset at Montmajour at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. The 1888 landscape painting from the height of the Dutch master's career had been abandoned for years in a Norwegian attic on the belief that it was a forgery. Lex van Lieshout/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Are We Happier When We Have More Options?

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Francis Bacon's 1969 triptych Three Studies of Lucian Freud. Christie's/Getty Images hide caption

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