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Landslide lake in Pakistan

June 6, 2010 Cool Photos Worldwide

Five months ago, on January 4th, 2010 in the remote Hunza River Valley of northern Pakistan, a massive landslide buried the village of Attabad, destroying 26 homes, killing 20 people, and damming up the Hunza River… Click here

Pictures of the Day: Pakistan and Elsewhere

June 6, 2010 Cool Photos Worldwide

Lens is the photography blog of The New York Times, presenting the finest and most interesting visual and multimedia reporting — photographs, videos and slide shows…

A rough week for Guatemala

June 6, 2010 Cool Photos Worldwide

In just the past seven days, residents of Guatemala and parts of neighboring Honduras and El Salvador have had to cope with a volcanic eruption and ash fall, a powerful tropical storm, the resulting floods and landslides, and a frightening sinkhole in Guatemala City… more