WORLD HERITAGE SITES
They are some of the world’s cultural icons and richest ecosystems. Established in 1972 at a United Nations convention, today the list of World Heritage sites has ballooned to 936 in 153 countries. UNESCO has come under increasing pressure and criticism
Despite being the "golden" group member, Jim O'Brien regales over his Kilimanjaro climb, foggy summit and all.
THE YOUNG MAN AND THE SEA
One “lone wolf” bequeathed to us by history stands above the rest, at least in terms of sheer swagger and audacity. John Fairfax was the first human being to row solo across any ocean—the Atlantic, and he’s first to row
There is no pure water on our planet. Period. How does humanity secure access to the cleanest, most sustainably-sourced water?