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Links We Love: 4/1/2017

by Team Fathom

Hainan, China

Photo by Cicilie S. Andersen.

Here are the internet happenings that caught our attention this week.

How are our friends in China dealing with poor environmental management? By vacationing on Hainan, the island with the cleanest air in the country. – Daniel, editorial assistant

As a lover of all things Maine, seeing the new Marsden Hartley exhibit at The Met Breuer in NYC was a real treat. The show is open through June 18th and focuses on the painter's relationship with his native state. – Berit, editor

Thrilled for my friend (and incredibly talented photographer) Juliana Tan's latest project: Waking Up in Strange Places, a zine documenting her year and a half on the road in nine countries and 33 cities. Her photos are stunning and I can't wait to get a copy for myself. – Becky, assistant editor

Marguerite Richards, a regular Fathom contributor, is working on Tales From Muslim Worlds, a collection of short stories by authors of Muslim heritage. She is looking for first-person, non-fiction travel anecdotes. Have one to share? Get in touch. – Jeralyn, editorial director

Rome replaced its yellow street lights with white LED bulbs. Locals aren't having it. – Daniel

Adding Copenhagen to my travel list for 2018, when the Copenhagen Zoo will unveil their new ying-and-yang shaped panda house– Berit

Hometown represent! Singapore is featured in the final episode of BBC America's Planet Earth II. – Becky

You guys heard about the penis seat in Mexico City, right? – Jeralyn

The shopkeepers on this street in Paris specialize in only one thing. – Daniel

The best overnight face mask from Korean skincare brand, Laneige, is finally available online. – Becky



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