Amazon Rainforest

'World's Loneliest Man': Video of the Last Survivor of Massacred Amazonian Tribe Goes Viral

He's survived alone for 22 years, with no human contact.<p>A viral video of the last surviving man from an Amazonian tribe has started making the rounds …

India News

Tribe’s Lone Survivor Glimpsed in Amazon Jungle, Healthy and at Work

RIO DE JANEIRO — The lone survivor of an isolated tribe in the Brazilian Amazon, monitored and assisted from afar by the government for decades, looks healthy in a rare new video released this week, which shows him swinging an ax at a tree.<p>Anthropologists say the man, who is believed to be in his …

World News

11 Beauty Items to Pick Up at Macy's 48-Hour Sale

Just when we thought we were done shopping for the week, Macy's unveiled its 48-Hour Sale to fill our hearts and empty our wallets. Lucky for makeup enthusiasts, the department store is offering steep discounts on some of our favorite brands, including Tarte, Too Faced, and MAC.<p>You can finally try …

Makeup

Amazon man believed to be last of tribe

In a rare new video released this week, the lone survivor of an isolated tribe in the Brazilian Amazon is seen swinging an axe at a tree.<p>Video …

Rainforests

Rare new video: Brazil releases footage of Indian alone in jungle for decades

The Brazilian government just released rare footage of the lone survivor of an isolated tribe in the Amazon rain forest.

Brazil

Nine activists defending the Earth from violent assault

Individually, they are stories of courage and tragedy. Together, they tell a tale of a natural world under ever more violent assault.<p>The portraits in this series are of nine people who are risking their lives to defend the land and environment in some of the planet’s most remote or conflict-riven …

Liberal View

Pedestrian Struck, Killed in Massachusetts

A 27-year-old man was struck and killed in Haverhill, Massachusetts early Saturday morning.<p>The pedestrian, whose name is being withheld pending …

Massachusetts State Police

Backstage with Sandy Kenyon: 'Tribes on the Edge'

The people who live in a section of the Amazon rainforest are facing extinction and fighting for their survival as the full force of the 21st Century …

Rainforests

Last survivor: The story of the 'world's loneliest man'

<b>Extremely rare video footage has emerged of a tribe member who has been called the "loneliest man in the world".</b><p>The 50-something man has been living alone in the Brazilian Amazon for 22 years, after the last members of his tribe were murdered.<p>The shaky video - filmed at a distance and released by …

Rainforests

5 blushes that are perfect for a light summer look

When it comes to blush, the last thing anyone wants to look like is a red-cheeked doll, especially when aiming for an airy summer look.<p>But with hundreds of options in drugstores and at makeup counters, finding a good product can seem like randomly picking out of a hat. If you need help deciding …

Makeup

Surprising Journey Reveals Dark Side of the Amazon

EnvironmentBook Talk<p>A quest to find his birth parents led Chris Feliciano Arnold on an eye-opening exploration of the Amazon rain forest’s underbelly.<p>More than half of Earth’s rain forests have been lost to the demand for wood and arable land. Nowhere is this environmental crisis starker than in …

Forestry

Amazing Video Captures Butterflies Drinking The Tears Of Turtles

The fact that butterflies drink turtle tears is not necessarily a new revelation. As the <i>Inquisitr</i> previously reported, science has already confirmed …

Turtles

The Lost Expedition: A Journey to Z

<i>El Dorado</i>. You’d go through anything to get there. Insects? Scavenging for food? …that jaguar over there? Your adventurous spirit drives you, and …

Board Games

Adriano Costa talks to Ross Simonini

Over 24 hours, Adriano Costa and I exchanged a flurry of emails. Back and forth, we volleyed with the kind of freshness that is usually absent in …

Art

Indigenous people ‘attuned’ to chronic disease risks

[QUITO and SAO PAULO] Indigenous communities in northern Ecuador are concerned about rising rates of cancer in their ethnic group and “attuned” to …

Diabetes

HAV, Design Q Unveil Airlander 10, the King of Luxury Expeditionary Tourism

It might be another few years before the world’s largest aircraft is fully ready to take on passengers on memorable expeditions, but when it does …

Aviation

Morning mail: Trump follows up summit with an invitation to Putin

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Friday 20 July.<p>Top stories<p><b>Donald Trump has invited Russian president Vladimir Putin to visit the White House</b> later this year. White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Twitter Trump had asked national …

Donald Trump

Deep reefs won't be "twilight zone" refuge for fish, corals -study

OSLO, July 19 (Reuters) - Deep coral reefs in a “twilight zone” in the oceans differ sharply from those near the surface, dimming hopes that they can be a refuge for marine life fleeing threats such as climate change and pollution, scientists said on Thursday.<p>Worldwide, coral reefs in shallow …

Environmentalism

Footage of sole survivor of Amazon tribe emerges

Remarkable footage has been released of an uncontacted indigenous man who has lived alone in an Amazon forest for at least 22 years.<p>Semi-naked and swinging an axe vigorously as he fells a tree, the man, believed to be in his 50s, has never been filmed so clearly before and appears to be in …

World News

IACHR Issues Precautionary Measures to Indigenous Group at Risk of Extinction in Colombia

<b>Washington, D.C. July 17th, 2018</b>.- On July 14th, 2018 the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) granted precautionary measures to leaders …

Rainforests

Plastic Straws Suck

<b>By Camille Cater</b><p>On July 9, Starbucks announced that new strawless lids will replace the need for plastic straws in their stores around the world by …

Pollution

12 incredible images from the 2018 World Press Photo Contest

“Photography furnishes evidence,” Susan Sontag wrote in <i>On Photography.</i> “Something we hear about, but doubt, seems proven when we're shown a …

Rainforests

The power of machine learning to change—and maybe even save—the world

In the last two decades, the impact of artificial intelligence (AI) has grown from a very small community of data scientists to something that is …

Machine Learning

Join Us on September 8th to RISE for the Climate!

On September 8th, Amazon Watch staff, Ecuadorian indigenous leaders, and hundreds of thousands of people around the world will rise to demand that …

Climate

There's a FREE summer festival happening in Vancouver's River District

You have to admit, Vancouver becomes an even more awesome place to live when the sun is out. And this summer, it’s about to get better with the …

Rainforests

Aerial Images Capture Swathes of Amazon Rainforest Destroyed by Gold Mining

Typical aerial photographs of the Amazon rainforest show a green expanse of trees so thick you can’t see ground. But the ones Ernesto Benavides …

Rainforests

MOUNTAIN BIKING DOWN THE WORLD’S MOST DANGEROUS ROAD IN BOLIVIA

WHY WE INCLUDED THIS EXPERIENCE:<p>One of the most extreme routes in mountain-biking<br>• Incredible views and a spectacular descent of more than …

Mountain Biking

Borders pose challenge for Catholic Church in Amazon basin

PUERTO MALDONADO, Peru — On a Sunday night in early July, four men — two of them indigenous — were brutally murdered in Assis, a tiny Brazilian town …

Rainforests

Thomas & Friends: Big World! Big Adventures! The Movie review – signal failure

For years it was the kids’ programme liberal parents loved to hate – all those male trains burning fossil fuel in that little corner of Ukip paradise, the Isle of Sodor. But the rehabilitation of Thomas the Tank Engine steams ahead with this earnest film featuring lady engines and international …

Film (UK)

Liverpool bids to be first ‘Climate Positive’ City by end of 2020

LIVERPOOL City Council has signed a ground-breaking partnership withThe Poseidon Foundation in a bid to make Liverpool the world’s first climate …

Liverpool