Everyone joins together one Saturday per month to do community service projects.


Goats climb trees in search of Argan fruit. The leftovers become profitable oil.


One of the world's longest trains carries ore across the desert to the coast.

Australia | Great Barrier Reef

Australia | Perth

Australia has built cross-country fences to control overpopulation of rabbits.


A national park invites hikers to enjoy its scenery and explore its cave.

Costa Rica | Ostional

Costa Rica | Ujarrás

The magical ruins of a countryside church suggest it has a mysterious past.

Guatemala | Chichicastenango

A gigantic market is the center of community life and drives the local economy.

Guatemala | Chicabal

This scenic lagoon is at the center of a Maya legend about protection animals.

Guatemala | Santa Avelina

Families grow plenty of food for themselves and their neighbors in home gardens.

Turks and Caicos


Reindeer pull skiers in races that provide cool entertainment during the winter.

United States | Massachusetts

Valentine's Day wouldn't be the same without the sayings on Sweethearts candy.

Indonesia | Adonara | Common Threads

Indonesia | Adonara | Marriage

A marriage tradition on this island is a gift of antique elephant tusks.

Spain | Segovia

view of the aqueduct An ancient Roman aqueduct transported water to this town. Now it brings history.

Canada | Quebec | Poutine

A combination of french fries, cheese curds, and gravy creates a delicious dish.

Argentina | Buenos Aires

United States | Alaska

The Iditarod is an epic competition where teams of dogs race across icy terrain.


Humans destroyed and then resurrected the world's fourth largest inland lake.

Bangladesh | Chittagong

Breaking up large ships for recycling and resale is a dangerous job for workers.