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A Glimpse Into Life in Panama

Filmmakers Clemens Krüger, Max Neumeier, Vincent Urban spent three weeks exploring the rich ecosystem of Panama.

May 15, 2017

A Terrifying Journey Through the World's Most Dangerous Jungle

The Darién Gap is a lawless wilderness on the border of Colombia and Panama, teeming with everything from deadly snakes to antigovernment guerrillas. The region also sees a flow of migrants from Cuba, Africa, and Asia, whose desperation sends them on perilous journeys to the U.S. Jason Motlagh plunged in, risking robbery, kidnapping, and death to document one of the world’s most harrowing treks.

Jason Motlagh
Jul 19, 2016

Crossing the Darien Gap

This clip is a preview of an hour-long film that Australian newsmagazine Dateline will air on September 6 on Jason Motlagh's expedition through the Darien Gap, using footage shot by Motlagh and videographer Roger Arnold.

Jul 18, 2016

The Land No Man Would Claim

An excerpt from Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities, and Other Inscrutable Geographies examines the spaces between borders

Alastair Bonnett
Jul 18, 2014

Central America

Central America's best travel destinations

Stephanie Pearson, Elizabeth Hightower Allen, Mary Turner, and Bonnie Tsui
Oct 18, 2011

Cay Party

What do the world's most rejuvenating island escapes have in common? Empty sand, lonely surf, and new adventures of the strangest kind.

Steven Rinella, Kyle Dickman, Sam Moulton, Elizabeth Hightower Allen, James Sturz, Bonnie Tsui, John Bradley, Kate Siber, The Editors, and Riley Blanton
Oct 4, 2010