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How many people can the planet actually hold?
We may have a new cousin in this orangutan species—but it’s in big trouble
Ancient climate change drove the evolution of this adorable hand-standing skunk
Humans Spread Over South America Like An Invasive Species
Your Old Flickr Photos Can Reveal Your Future Travel Plans
We’re Entering A Sixth Mass Extinction, And It’s Our Fault
Can Two People Repopulate Earth?
Earth’s Most Remote Locations Revealed In ‘Lonely Planet’ Cartogram
World Population Mapped As Peaks And Valleys
Where The World Lives, By Latitude [Infographic]