The Waggoner Ranch is the largest contiguous ranch in the United States spanning six counties in Northern Texas Listing marks end of decades-long court battle among heirs of cattle baron W.T. Waggoner who founded it in 1923 The estate includes the 510,000-acre ranch with two main compounds, hundreds of homes and 20 cowboy camps Also … More America’s biggest ranch, which is larger than New York City, goes on sale for $725million in Texas
It’s ubiquitous in fossil fuel operations across the world, has more staff than Google, turns over more than Goldman Sachs, and is worth more than McDonald’s – yet you won’t have heard of it. Meet the oil world’s most secretive operator schlumberger Schlumberger staff at work at an oil fracking site in Vaca Muerta in … More Where there is oil and gas there is Schlumberger
If you may not have been aware, The state of California in the USA is experiencing drought and water management is a key issue here. In 1991, the public was outraged by the amount of water that wealthy homeowners like Mark McGwire were using. These days, that information is off-limits. Former Oakland Athletics slugger Mark … More How Much Water Are the Richest Californians Wasting? It’s a Secret
When authorities in Burlington, North Carolina received a tip about a possible animal neglect, they promptly went to investigate. They arrived at the house of Dwight Jones, a former New York Jets wide receiver only to find two pit bull mix dogs – one that had passed away, and one in extremely poor state of … More Full prosecution for NFL player that starved dog until it passed away!
The Bajau are a small refugee community found just off the coast of Malaysia who live their whole life in the ocean. They live in wooden huts on stilts and survive by catching fish, octopus and lobsters off handmade boats. Photographer Ng Choo Kia travelled to the remote community to capture their profound relationship with the sea. He … More The refugees forbidden from setting foot on land – so they built a village on stilts and live their whole lives at sea… and now they get ‘ground sickness’
Some villages exist in what would be considered as uninhabitable places around the world. They have thrived by adapting to the natural surroundings and some remain hidden away from the rest of the world. Hidden villages can be found in the middle of the Grand Canyon, in clay structures on rock faces, and underground. Some of these sites are … More town that lives under a rock: Are these the most magical settlements in the world?
The indigenous tribe has lived on North Sentinel Island in the Indian Ocean for an estimated 60,000 years Their limited contact with the outside world usually involves violence, as they are hostile towards outsiders Islanders have been known to fire arrows or toss stones at low-flying aircraft on reconnaissance missions Tribespeople have rarely been photographed … More Land of the lost tribe: The Indian Ocean island that is home to a community who have lived there for 60,000 years… but is too dangerous to visit because they try to kill outsider