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Havana, Cuba
       
     
Vilcabamba Range, Peru
       
     
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Ocucaje Desert, Peru
       
     
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Kwamalasamutu, Suriname
       
     
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Torres del Paine, Chile
       
     
Torres del Paine, Chile
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Torres del Paine, Chile
Torres del Paine, Chile
       
     
Torres del Paine, Chile
Torres del Paine, Chile
       
     
Torres del Paine, Chile
Salasaca, Ecuador
       
     
Salasaca, Ecuador
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Ecuador

Achuar children in the village of Tiinkias.

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Ecuador

An Achuar shaman.

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Ecuador

The Achuar village of Tiinkias.

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Ecuador

The Achuar village of Tiinkias.

Havana, Cuba
       
     
Havana, Cuba
Vilcabamba Range, Peru
       
     
Vilcabamba Range, Peru

With a team of herpetologists, Herpetologist Jose Padial trekked into one of South America’s most pristine and poorly understood mountain ranges and discovered animals found nowhere else on Earth. (Read and view the story.)

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Suriname
       
     
Suriname

Hydraulic gold mining in the rainforest. 

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Benzdorp, Suriname

Brazilian gold miners and prostitutes mingle in a rainforest boom town.

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Kwamalasamutu, Suriname

A modern map of traditional territory.

Ocucaje Desert, Peru
       
     
Ocucaje Desert, Peru
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Ocucaje Desert, Peru
       
     
Ocucaje Desert, Peru

The Ocucaje Desert is known as the most abundant repository of marine fossils on the planet. 

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Kwamalasamutu, Suriname
       
     
Kwamalasamutu, Suriname
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