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Venice, the Great Barrier Reef, and other World Heritage Sites are threatened by rising seas, massive storms, and extreme heat. Take a look at the dam...
Vulnerable landmarks include the Great Barrier Reef, Statue of Liberty, and the entire city of Venice, Italy.
According to the organization, the new selections include sites in France, Iceland, Brazil, Burkina Faso, and Iraq.
Here’s what it’s like to visit Babylon, the glorious ancient city that the UN just named a UNESCO World Heritage site
The 4,000-year-old metropolis, which became one of the world's largest cities under Hammurabi's rule, was once the capital of the Babylonian Empire.
UNESCO lists stunning natural and man-made sites around the world that it considers worth protecting. Many of these are in the US.
Threats to many of the world's natural wonders are growing, according to a 2017 report evaluating threats faced by natural UNESCO World Heritage Sites. These sites include many of the most iconic wild places on the planet, including the Great Barrier Reef and Galapagos Islands.
These pictures will make you want to visit Pompeii, which was covered under a layer of volcanic ash thousands of years ago
Pompeii is basically living history.