Sherry L. Brukbacher

Sea turtle swimming by coral (© National Geographic Creative/Mauricio Handler)

The South China Sea: Why it matters

The South China Sea is among the most beautiful places on Earth. Overfishing, dredging and land reclamation are threatening its future.
Boat on beach facing water (© Peter Griggs)

These young photographers will help you rediscover nature

See the photos taken by youth throughout North America that won the Commission for Environmental Cooperation's photo challenge.
Women praying in shadows (© Getty Images/Allen J. Schaben)

In pictures: A look back at American Muslims during Ramadan

Like other Muslims around the world, American Muslims observe the holy month of Ramadan. See how they pray, fast and feast around the U.S.