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The Last Tribe of the Caribbean.

There are roughly 50,000 Kuna, who are one of the largest remaining indigenous South American tribes
Photographer Eric Lafforgue documents the island tribe, whose existence is threatened by rising sea levels. 54 more words
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A Field of Light at Night in the Red Centre.

Photo by Bruce Munro
Over 50,000 bulbs light up an expanse of Australia’s Red Centre desert near Ayers Rock in an installation about the size of four football fields. 213 more words
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The Canning Stock Route.

AUSTRALIA’S ICONIC CANNING STOCK Route, created in 1906, runs for 1800 km through Western Australia from the Kimberley to Wiluna in the state’s mid-west.
The history of this famous cattle track has typically been told from a colonial perspective, but a new exhibition at the Australian Museum , which has previously toured the National Museum of Australia in Canberra, seeks to retell the story through Aboriginal eyes and voices… 107 more words
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Destruction in Broome by Ingetje Tadros.

Ingetje Tadros has been named a finalist in the feature/photographic essay category for her work, which presents an insider’s view of the struggles faced by remote Aboriginal communities undergoing the hardships that stem from dislocation. 71 more words
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The Mushuanu Innu of Labrador.

Labrador, Canada
The Mushuau Innu of Labrador were one of the last indigenous peoples to be forced to settle by the Canadian government in 1967. … 40 more words
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Ancient Aboriginal Astronomy.

It is acknowledged that Australian Aboriginal culture is heavily spiritual and symbolic, but a rock engraving in a national park near Sydney suggests that the indigenous belief system represents a deep knowledge of the sky and the motion of the bodies within it. 152 more words
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The Berbers of the High Atlas Mountains.

Tinfgam, High Atlas mountains, Morocco
The Berbers are the oldest inhabitants of north Africa. For thousands of years, they have been living on a vast expanse of land stretching from Morocco’s Atlantic coast to Siwa Oasis in Egypt. 61 more words
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