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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 for its World Heritage campaign.

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WHY TUSKER?

WHY TUSKER?

Despite being the “golden” group member, Jim O’Brien regales over his Kilimanjaro climb, foggy summit and all.

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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 across the Pacific, period.

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BOTTLE THIS

BOTTLE THIS

There is no pure water on our planet. Period. How does humanity secure access to the cleanest, most sustainably-sourced water?

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THE ART OF DYING

By on February 4, 2012 in Uncategorized

For artists through the ages, death wasn’t something to wallow in, but the catalyst to create some of the planet’s most vibrant folk and fine art.

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