Marlous van der Sloot (1986)
When you hear the words “social network” you probably think of Facebook or Twitter. But years before either of those websites — when most of us weren’t using the Internet at all — a smaller, stranger community was emerging around something called WheresGeorge.com, a 15-year-old subculture that’s dedicated to the $1 bill.
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Anybody seen one of these? — tanya b.
Museum tourists admire an enormous carving of Pharaoh Ramses II in Egypt, April 1991.
Photograph by O. Lewis Mazzatenta, National Geographic
Red sailed wood sailboats travel the winding Turag River in Bangladesh, September 1972.
Photograph by Dick Durrance II, National Geographic