Drug-Resistant Malaria Is On The Verge Of Spreading Into India

In Southeast Asia, the malaria parasite has been steadily building resistance to the drug that's used to treat it. This scary news, but even worse: the resistance is on the verge of spreading into densely populated India. » 2/22/15 4:00pm 2/22/15 4:00pm

Human-Powered Ferris Wheel: "You have to see it to believe it"

Chef and sassy globetrotter Anthony Bourdain's latest TV show Parts Unknown recently took his audience to the less-traveled Myanmar. There Bourdain witnessed the most bonkers street fair, including a human-powered Ferris wheel. See for yourself. » 6/07/13 4:00pm 6/07/13 4:00pm

Behold: the first photos in history of a Myanmar snub-nosed monkey

Chalk another one up to camera traps! You're looking at a close-up of one of the only known photos of a living Myanmar snub-nosed monkey — a bizarre species of primate that is so snub-nosed, it reportedly sneezes when it rains. » 1/10/12 2:19pm 1/10/12 2:19pm