13-percent of Alaskans live in no-man's land February 12, 2016; 5:14 PM
In this week's Maphead, Ken Jennings explores the unorganized territory smack in the middle of the America's largest state.
UNESCO sites, including Machu Picchu, are at risk February 12, 2016; 5:03 PM
Four historic sites have been added to the group's "in danger" list.
How Buzzfeed's co-founder is protecting a Costa Rican town February 12, 2016; 4:59 PM
When John Johnson and Susan Short fell in love in -- and with -- a sleepy Costa Rican surf town, they bought a hotel, invested in the community, and tried their damnedest not to change the place too much.
The rarely seen beauty of Burkina Faso February 11, 2016; 2:30 PM
From malnutrition to military coups, Burkina Faso, a landlocked nation in West Africa, has its share of problems. But that's not the whole story about Burkina Faso. Here's another side of the country.
The most beautiful remote beaches in the world February 11, 2016; 1:56 PM
Maybe it’s the beautiful sunsets and stunning waterfalls that attract you the most. Whatever your ideal paradise may be, you can grasp a hold of it at these beautiful remote beaches.
How many bodies are still out on Everest? February 11, 2016; 1:55 PM
Mt. Everest is over 60 million years old. It is the highest point from sea level and stands at about 29,035 ft. high. Lying frozen in time, over 200 climbers are still out on Everest.
25 things to do in New York this winter February 09, 2016; 4:18 PM
In a city where every block is its own microcosm of culture and controlled chaos, New York City is a winter destination like none other in the country.
50 stunning national parks outside the US February 09, 2016; 4:01 PM
Given the beauty and majesty of America’s national parks, it can be easy to forget that countries all over the world are home to spectacular protected areas of their own.
A journey to Uluru: Australia's 700-million-year old monument February 04, 2016; 11:26 AM
Uluru is more than an impressive rock in the desert. Yet for most Australians, it has only recently come to mean something more.
What the first-ever Antarctic cruise looked like February 04, 2016; 11:20 AM
50 years ago, the first citizens traveled to the icy continent.
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