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Rome, behind the lens

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After four years living in the Eternal City, a writer and photographer learns to capture the views that visitors rarely see.


Saving Borneo's Sun Bears

The world’s smallest bear almost resembles a small, cuddly dog – but don’t mistake them for the family pet. Meet the man who is protecting the world’s smallest bear.
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In Ethiopia, an adrenaline-filled act of faith

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Getting to the frescoed, 1,000-year-old cave churches of Ethiopia’s Gheralta Mountains requires climbing sheer rock walls and skirting cliff edges – all without so much as a rope.


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New York City’s most morbid museum

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See wax models of diseased body parts, intricately woven memorials made of human hair and more at Brooklyn’s newly opened Morbid Anatomy Museum.
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The newest spot to swim with whales

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For the first time in Australia, a new whale-swimming experience offers the chance to swim with the southern humpback whales that migrate north from Antarctica each winter.
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Our favourite images of the week

Some of the world’s most awe-inspiring photos, from the stunning scenery of China’s Tiger Leaping Gorge to a volcano in the Atlantic Ocean.


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