Joya de Cerén offers a window into the daily life of a Maya farming community.
In Guatemala, children delight in rubber balls that blend play with tradition.
Stick Game is a lively Native American contest of chance that honors tradition.
The ancient city of Teotihuacan exemplified ingenious urban engineering.
In the icy Arctic, humans learn to adapt to life among powerful polar bears.
Mexico's Chichén Itzá ruins showcase ancient Maya architecture and culture.
The Eiffel Tower is a national icon as well as a masterpiece of engineering.
The Amazon is the world's largest rainforest and most biodiverse region.
The origins of Colombian coffee are a mystery, but the world enjoys its taste.
The hat called a sombrero vueltiao is an important symbol of Colombian culture.
Emeralds mined in Colombia's mountains adorn the world with costly radiance.
Palenqueras are evidence of a culture that has thrived despite the odds.
With gunpowder required to play, the national sport of Colombia explodes in fun.
A military ritual happens daily on the border between Pakistan and India.
For a wealthy suburb, the capybara population presents perrplexing problems.
The orderly layout of New York City's streets makes getting around easy.
A large number of classic cars from the US shows the resourcefulness of Cubans.
Jump rope is a competitive sport whose variety of forms take practice to master.
Standing on millions of tree trunks, the city faces threats to its existence.
Climate change has forced land reclamation projects that harm marine ecosystems.
Along with fishing and farming, the Luo culture values marriage and family.