No108 China: Pandas
Sichuan’s Anzihe Nature Reserve has more giant pandas per square mile than anywhere else
No100 Russia: Sled Drivers
With help from trained reindeer, Siberia’s nomadic Nenets speed across the tundra.
No99 China: Wrestlers
For more than 7,000 years, aspiring “Invincible Titans” have grappled on the Central Asian steppe.
No93 Indonesia: Monkeys
Will Borneo’s big-nosed, pot-bellied primate swing and swim in the wild for much longer?
No81 India: Nose Plugs
In the eastern highlands, grandmothers wear tribal affiliation on their faces.
No71 Philippines: Octopus
Discarded shells are shelters for this underwater species in Anilao. Beer cans, too.
No52 Thailand: Swords
A Lampang workshop specializes in the dha, a traditional Southeast Asian sword.