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40 Hot Dog Dishes From Around the World

I don't really like hot dogs much, but maybe that's because I live in New York where, judging by this chart by Food Republic, our hot dog selection is pretty uninspired. Perhaps I'd feel differently about these rubbery tubesteaks if I'd first tried one in Brazil or France or Amsterdam (or really anywhere that covers it with cheese or fries). Use the chart to plan your next street food adventure or get inspired to whip up some internationally-flavored franks of your own—or just marvel at how adorable Japan's edible hotdog art is.

Image credit: Food Republic

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The Origins of 36 Marvel Characters, Illustrated
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No matter what their powers, every super hero has an origin story, from Spider-Man’s radioactive bite to Iron Man’s life-threatening chest shrapnel. In their latest poster, the designers at Pop Chart Lab have taken their infographic savvy to the Marvel Universe, charting the heroic origins of 36 different Marvel characters through miniature, minimalist comics.

Without using any words, they’ve managed to illustrate Bucky Barnes's plane explosion and subsequent transformation into the Winter Soldier, Jessica Jones’s car crash, the death of the Punisher’s family, and other classic stories from the major Marvel canon while paying tribute to the comic book form.

Explore the poster below, and see a zoomable version on Pop Chart Lab’s website.

A poster featuring 36 minimalist illustrations of superhero origin stories.
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Keep your eyes open for future Marvel-Pop Chart crossovers. The Marvel Origins: A Sequential Compendium poster is “the first release of what we hope to be a marvelous partnership,” as Pop Chart Lab’s Galvin Chow puts it. Prints are available for pre-order starting at $37 and are scheduled to start shipping on March 8.

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