Human Nature covers a wide range of geographies, from Colombia to China to Cameroon. Aside from contributions from our field staff working in more than 25 countries, we also publish posts from additional countries where CI invests via partners, and from international conferences and other events that our staff attend. In addition, our experts sometimes provide commentary about other regions relevant to our work. We hope you’ll use this map to explore the content of greatest interest to you.
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Scientists may be more familiar with the surface of Mars than parts of the ocean floor.
Continue reading "Diving in a Deep-sea Cathedral"
Despite their tumultuous history, jaguars and humans are learning to live together in Costa Rica.
Continue reading "On World Cat Day, Three Roars for the Jaguar"
As a young activist at Rio-92, I was unaware that the historic meeting would influence the course of my career.
Continue reading "From Idealism to Action: My Road from Rio 1992 to Rio+20 (Part 1)"
CI-Samoa’s Schannel van Dijken continues his journey across the Pacific with a stop at Cocos Island.
Continue reading "Swimming with Sharks: The Pacific Voyagers Project"
Two weeks in the Costa Rican rainforest will help teachers inspire the next generation of conservationists.
Continue reading "16 Science Teachers Chosen for Costa Rican Fieldwork Trip"
In the last 25 years, the country has tripled its GDP while doubling the size of its forests.
Continue reading "Costa Rica Leading the Way in Incentivizing Protection of Nature"
Photographer Brian Skerry faces a new challenge: using remotely operated cameras to document an extinct underwater volcano.
Continue reading "Documenting the Deep"
In the waters off Costa Rica, new technology is taking scientists deeper into the ocean’s “twilight zone.”
Continue reading "Summiting an Underwater Mountain"
Greg Stone’s journey to explore seamounts off the coast of Costa Rica continues.
Continue reading "A Dolphin Escort to Cocos Island"
CI’s Greg Stone missed the boat to Cocos Island — but he has to get there somehow.
Continue reading "To Reach Seamount Expedition, the Ride of a Lifetime"