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Many people still don’t know Queen frontman Freddie Mercury was born in Zanzibar. This museum hopes to put Stone Town on the rock history map.

Most expensive city for expats revealed

The world’s most expensive cities for expats in 2020 have been revealed by Mercer. Wondering which place tops the list? Hint: It’s one of Asia’s most popular destinations.

The world’s best egg dishes

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? If we’re talking menus, you might be inclined to say “egg,” if only for its ubiquity at breakfast. But the egg is the star of many other meals, too, and it is beloved for its workhorse qualities in recipes the world over.

How wild swimming saved my life

Writer Joe Minihane was consumed with acute anxiety but since taking up wild swimming in the UK’s ponds, rivers and coastal waters, he’s learned to cope with the stresses that pushed him toward depression.

Laser mapping reveals largest and oldest Mayan temple

For decades, archeologists have keep their eyes down to the ground as they slashed through jungles, attempting to spot traces left by lost civilizations like the Khmer Empire in Cambodia and the Maya in Mexico and Central America.