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Lonesome George Being Immortalized

Lonesome George ©putneymark Famed Galapagos tortoise Lonesome George may have died in 2012, but he won't soon be forgotten. George, who is believed to have been the last of his sub-species, is being...
Pumapungo Ruins, Cuenca

36 Hours in Cuenca, Ecuador

With a rich, vibrant history, Cuenca is a colorful valley town defined by its abundance of colonial architecture, museums, and green riverbanks. The friendly cuencanos “sing” (Cuencan residents have a...
Tungurahua Volcano Erupts

Photo of the Moment: Tungurahua Volcano Erupts

Explained via the NASA website: Volcano Tungurahua erupted spectacularly last year. Pictured above, molten rock so hot it glows visibly pours down the sides of the 5,000-meter high Tungurahua, while a...