Americas

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Gold miner in Canada finds mummified 35,000-year-old woolly mammoth
Discovery in the Klondike ranks as the most complete mummified mammal found in the Americas

Ashifa Kassam

26, Jun, 2022 @6:14 PM

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Murdered British journalist Dom Phillips laid to rest in Brazil
My brother was killed because he tried to tell the world what was happening to the rainforest, says Sian Phillips

Tom Phillips and Andrew Downie in Niterói

26, Jun, 2022 @4:19 PM

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‘Dom Phillips was natural storyteller – for us, he was always Uncle Dom’
Nieces of journalist killed in the Amazon pay tribute to their uncle, who sent frequent and funny emails about life in Brazil

Rhiannon Davies and Domonique Davies

26, Jun, 2022 @10:16 AM

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Go wild in these countries: five exciting rewilding projects to visit
From Montana’s prairies to Kazakhstan’s steppes, vast tracts of land are being enriched. Here’s how to witness those changes

Graeme Green

26, Jun, 2022 @8:15 AM

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Ecuador at standstill after two weeks of protests over cost of living crisis
During demonstrations, started by an Indigenous federation, roads were blocked and vehicles torched, and police fired teargas

Dan Collyns in Lima

25, Jun, 2022 @3:46 PM

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Banks and UK supermarkets accused of backing deforestation in Brazil
By funding and stocking products from Brazilian meat giant JBS, firms have also supported land-grabbing, investigation claims

Sophie Kevany

24, Jun, 2022 @6:05 PM

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Bruno Pereira buried in his home state after ceremony led by Indigenous tribes
Funeral held in Pernambuco of Indigenous expert who was killed in Amazon region with journalist Dom Phillips

Andrew Downie in São Paulo

24, Jun, 2022 @3:50 PM

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How to rewild a country: the story of Argentina
It began with a philanthropic couple buying a swamp but has become one of the world’s boldest experiments in restoring degraded habitats, bringing wildlife and landscapes back from the brink

Patrick Greenfield

24, Jun, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Calls for justice amid fears inquiry into killings of Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira stalling
Three men are in custody and more arrests are planned, but the suspected murder weapon has not been found

Oliver Laughland and Roberto Kaz in Atalaia do Norte

23, Jun, 2022 @11:31 PM

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The Guardian view on Colombia’s election: a chance for a change | Editorial
Editorial: The emergence of a progressive politics in a country traditionally in the grip of the right should be welcomed

Editorial

23, Jun, 2022 @4:01 PM

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‘The PCC are after me’: the drug cartel with Paraguay in its clutches
A Brazilian former prison gang is threatening to turn its neighbour into a narcostate and its deadly tentacles extend much further

Laurence Blair in Pedro Juan Caballero, Paraguay

23, Jun, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Sex for a job: the scandal of Haiti’s exploited US garment workers
Women paid a pittance for making clothes for top US brands are often forced to have sex by bosses to keep their jobs, say unions

Sophie Cousins in Port-au-Prince, Haiti

23, Jun, 2022 @5:57 AM

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