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The last days of an island Eden?

The controversial Nicaragua canal, dubbed the largest engineering project in history, is forcing a small, sleepy community into the spotlight.<p>A sleepy, isolated island community in Nicaragua, nestled at the foot of one of Central America's most active volcanoes, faces an uncertain future. But the …

Central America

Living in: Towns near the world’s top national parks

What’s it like to reside close to some of the planet’s most amazing natural wonders? We asked residents of five nearby towns.<p>Since the 1872 establishment of Yellowstone National Park, the world’s many protected areas have saved vast swaths of land from urban development and welcomed visitors from …

National Parks