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Another six islands have lost more than 20% of their surface area, forcing communities to relocate as the shoreline closes in on their homes.
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 | Environment
May 10, 2016
Egypt, Greece, United Kingdom, Africa, Europe
Thanks to a new exhibition at the British Museum, Goddio's incredible finds will soon be open to the public.
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 | Archaeology
May 05, 2016
Bangladesh, Asia
Abul Bajandra has been suffering from a rare disease called epidermodysplasia verruciformis, which causes wart-like lesions, for 20 years.
CNN
 | Stories
February 01, 2016
North Korea, Asia
According to state-run newspaper Pyongyang Times, this "suave" liquor is made from ginseng extract, and uses glutinous rice instead of sugar.
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 | Stories
January 21, 2016
World
Lowering the cost of clean energy to make it competitive with fossil fuels is the best way to get poor countries to make the switch without sacrificing economic growth, Gates said.
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 | Environment
November 30, 2015
Middle East, Asia
Climate change could leave major cities in a key part of the Middle East, the oil-rich Persian Gulf region, unfit for humans to survive. They'd literally be unlivable.
CNN
 | Environment
October 28, 2015
Norway, Europe
A man in Norway recently stumbled across a 1,200-year-old Viking sword while walking an ancient route. The find dates from approximately 750 A.D. and is in exceptionally good condition.
CNN
 | Archaeology
October 25, 2015
World
It's made such a big impact that NASA calls it the most significant advance in astronomy since Galileo's telescope.
CNN
 | Space
April 23, 2015
Sweden, Europe
Researchers say it is the only ring with an Arabic inscription ever found at a Scandinavian archaeological site.
CNN
 | Archaeology
March 20, 2015
United States, North America
New York City has a housing problem: real estate is too expensive, and there's not enough of it.
CNN
 | Society
March 03, 2015
Canada, North America
Some tourists had come from as far away as Alabama and even from overseas.
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 | Travel
February 22, 2015
Cambodia, Asia
Leading archaeologists and guides share some tips and favorite corners visitors can seek out to add insight to their visits.
CNN
 | Travel
February 07, 2015
World
If you're interested in fascinating and sometimes bizarre history, these world heritage sites are worth your attention. And maybe a trip.
CNN
 | Travel
February 04, 2015
Japan, Asia
Only by becoming one herself could she really get to know their traditions and skills.
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 | Travel
February 03, 2015
Australia, Oceania
In the first seven hours after the campaign's launch, the site had already received more than 5,000 applications.
CNN
 | Stories
January 28, 2015
United States, North America
Calise Manning is being called a hero for helping her pregnant mother and calling 911 operators in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
CNN
 | Stories
January 27, 2015
Thailand, Asia
Thailand has had a long relationship with tourism, but now it's ready to take the next step.
CNN
 | Travel
January 24, 2015
Russia, Europe
Indications so far suggest that 2015 will be another tough year for the Russian tourism industry.
CNN
 | Travel
January 21, 2015
China, Asia
Cast aside cynicism and you'll find a number of incredible things China does best.
CNN
 | Travel
January 10, 2015
Sri Lanka, Asia
New train service is bringing tourists to a once-remote city locals hope will become Asia's next big tourist destination.
CNN
 | Travel
December 31, 2014
World
One of the hottest regions is Asia and there are a couple of different drivers.
CNN
 | Travel
December 21, 2014
Botswana, Africa
Not only is it kinder to the environment, but a far better way to see wild animals.
CNN
 | Travel
December 03, 2014
Asia, Middle East
Skydiver Jarrett Martin is a stark reminder of what can go wrong in extreme sports.
CNN
 | Adventure
November 26, 2014
Jamaica, North America
Beyond reggae and track icons, there are many fascinating things less widely known about Jamrock.
CNN
 | Travel
November 19, 2014
United Kingdom, Europe
Heathrow wants to cheer up passengers with the exotic smells awaiting them at their destinations.
CNN
 | Travel
November 10, 2014
Middle East, Iraq, Afghanistan, Syria, Libya, Egypt, Pakistan, Israel, Lebanon, Asia, Africa
It's an irony that a region blessed with the gems of civilization is the most troubled by conflict.
CNN
 | Archaeology
November 09, 2014
Portugal, Europe
After ten years in the same job he decided that he'd had enough and wanted to be out there.
CNN
 | Travel
November 01, 2014
United Kingdom, Europe
Mind the gap: there's no gap anymore.
CNN
 | Innovation
October 19, 2014
World, Asia, North America, Europe, Africa, UAE, France, United Kingdom, Egypt, Italy, Spain, China, India, Russia, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Panama, Taiwan, United States
For good or for bad, human ingenuity never ceases to impress...
CNN
 | Travel
September 29, 2014
World, North America, United States, Canada, Cuba, Asia, Singapore, Australia, Japan, Monaco, Sweden, Denmark, Europe, Oceania
CNN iReport has investigated netizens and came up with pretty interesting results.
CNN
 | Society
September 11, 2014
World
Despite the legal constraints, these people managed to make it happen.
CNN
 | Stories
August 27, 2014
Germany, Europe
Unfortunately, Sister Doris is one of her kind, go grab your bucket before she retires.
CNN
 | Stories
August 26, 2014
China, Asia
Are you ready to challenge your own death?
CNN
 | Travel
August 14, 2014
Australia, Oceania
The sixth annual Vivid Sydney festival just opened. And yes, it's full of colors.
CNN
 | Travel
May 27, 2014