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You're Not Alone: Taxpayers Have Been Miserable For Decades

Photos from Life magazine's archives capture the candid faces of doleful taxpayers.
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Late Photographer Saw The Inner Lives Of Soldiers

War photographer Tim Hetherington was killed in Misrata, Libya, a year ago this week, and friends and family are still mourning their loss. At a show of his photographs in Washington, D.C., one of his friends tells us what made Hetherington a different kind of photographer.
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Revealing The Revolting Beauty Of Food Waste

One third of food is wasted worldwide, according to the U.N. Photographer Klaus Pichler gives rotten food the glamour treatment to make that point. But will it make us be more careful about how we buy and use food?
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Not Your Average Prom Portraits

Photographer Mary Ellen Mark has taken a kitschy tradition and made it artful.
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Picture An Embryo

As part of an NIH-funded project, Bradley Smith, associate dean for creative work, research and graduate education at the University of Michigan, posted a collection of optical images and MRI scans of human embryos to the web. Intended for a clinical audience, Smith talks about the unexpected response he got from the public.
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Frida Kahlo's Private Stash Of Pictures

The renowned Mexican painter was also the daughter of a photographer. And her collection of photos is on display in the U.S. for the first time.

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