Recreating Old Photos From The Russian Empire

One hundred years ago photographer Sergei Mikhailovich Prokhudin-Gorskii traveled through the Russian Empire and he took photos documenting the culture. Over the years his work has become popular on the Internet and a group of photographers recently set out to recreate his work and show just how much Russia has changed since the original photos were taken. Source

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Pricey Substances That Are Even More Expensive Than Gold

You probably knew that these substances were you expensive, but you probably never knew they were this expensive. Saffron: £10 per gram The most expensive spice in the world, saffron costs between £5 and £10 per gram at the supermarket. The spice is so dear because the process is labour intensive. Each flower produces just a few stigmas, which need …

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