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Tropical Forest Loss Slowed in 2017—To the Second Worst Total Ever

Tropical Forest Loss Slowed in 2017—To the Second Worst Total Ever Brazil and the Democratic Republic of the Congo lost the most; things improved in Indonesia. Here are five takeaways from a new report. Source: National Geographic Brazil and the Democratic Republic of the Congo lost the most; things improved in Indonesia. Here are five takeaways from a new report. Tropical Forest Loss Slowed in 2017—To the Second Worst Total Ever

Amid a Civil War, These Syrians Keep Dancing

Amid a Civil War, These Syrians Keep Dancing The group calling themselves ‘Dare’ says they are using dance as an agent of change in a nation beset by conflict. Source: National Geographic The group calling themselves ‘Dare’ says they are using dance as an agent of change in a nation beset by conflict. Amid a Civil War, These Syrians Keep Dancing

How Ancient Mummies Helped This Soccer Player Get to the World Cup

How Ancient Mummies Helped This Soccer Player Get to the World Cup After Paolo Guerrero tested positive for cocaine, scientists used Inca mummies to argue that the result may have been influenced by something else. Source: National Geographic After Paolo Guerrero tested positive for cocaine, scientists used Inca mummies to argue that the result may have been influenced by something else. How Ancient Mummies Helped This Soccer Player Get to the World Cup

What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo?

What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo? A zoo celebrates as its flamingo flock gives birth to five new chicks—but the process is more difficult than it may seem. Source: National Geographic A zoo celebrates as its flamingo flock gives birth to five new chicks—but the process is more difficult than it may seem. What Does It Take to Raise a Flamingo?