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As ice melts, Polar bears fade away

Polar bear numbers could drop a third by mid-century, according to the first systematic assessment, released on Wednesday, of how dwindling Arctic sea ice

The unreal Faroe Islands

Earlier this summer, I had the opportunity to visit some of the most remote 18 islands in the world, called the Faroe Islands. They

Pakistan’s glacier images like never before

(By David Kaszlikowski/Rex Features) Polish photographer David Kaszlikowski took a series of stunning photographs of a glacier in the Karakoram region of Pakistan while

Deosai dreams

Try finding Deosai on an early map of the Himalayan region. It should lie somewhere above Kashmir and east of Astor. The one I

Tbilisi on foot

“The best way to see Tbilisi is to walk,” Irakli, the owner of a cosy B&B in Old Tbilisi, shared this tip on our