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November 3, 2018 - CNBC

5 resorts where you can vacation with exotic animals - by Jimmy Im

From Zambia to the Maldives, the 5 resorts across the globe provide unique opportunities for travelers to interact with exotic wildlife closer than ever.  

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Researchers from the University of Queensland and the Wildlife Conservation Society have compiled the first comprehensive map identifying what is left of the world's pristine marine and terrestrial wilderness, and Australia is one of the five nations holding 70 percent of the wilderness.

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October 30, 2018 - Nikkei Asian Review

Beijing and Shanghai drop sharply in global attractive cities ranking - by Eri Sugiura

Recently released Global Power City Index 2018 ranked 44 global metropolises based on six criteria. While last year's top urban centers kept its lead, Chinese metropolises saw declines due to the lack of business support and traffic congestions.

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October 23, 2018 - BBC News

The places where too many are fat and too many are thin - by Dr Sophie Hawkesworth & Dr Lindsay Keir

Global health experts acknowledge the "Double Burden" epidemic that is spreading worldwide as both obesity and underweight rates escalate in nine-out-of-ten countries. 

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October 18, 2018 - CBS News

These countries may soon have the highest life expectancies - by Ashley Welch

With Spain and Japan at top of the list, a study published in an international medical journal ranks countries with predicted highest life expectancy for 2040.

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