Where lions roam: West African big cats show no preference between national parks, hunting zones; Jim Erickson; University of Michigan

West African lions are a critically endangered subpopulation, with an estimated 400 remaining and strong evidence of ongoing declines. About 90% of these lions live in West Africa’s largest protected area complex, the W-Arly-Pendjari. The WAP Complex includes five national parks and 14…

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Here are what UNESCO considers to be remarkable new World Heritage Sites; Elaine Thelen; European Sting

This article is brought to you thanks to the collaboration of The European Sting with the World Economic Forum.  From the ancient mystery of Stonehenge…

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Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim and 28 Other Magnificent Sites Have Been Added to the UNESCO World Heritage List—See Them Here; Sarah Cascone; Artnet

UNESCO has added 29 sites to its World Heritage List, including New York’s Guggenheim and seven other Frank Lloyd Wright buildings.

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Ruins of Loropéni; JFrank; Atlas Obscura

These mysterious 1,000-year-old walls have revealed little about their past.

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