Destruction of the Lacandona Jungle
This picture shows the results of deforestation for farming and cattle raising made by the Tzetzal communities. Taking this picture was a bit of a risk.
Metzabok is a Lacandon community in the Lacandona Jungle. Mayan language is still spoken here.
The cayuco is the boat which the lacandones created from a tree. We used this one to cross the Naha l...
Spectacular Misol-Ha cascades just 20km south of the city of Palenque. Water falls into a wide pond s...
A short drive away from the township of Palenque is the beautiful waterfall of Misal Ha which tumbles...
North America includes Mexico, the United States, Canada, and Gotham City.
The region temporarily existed as a Protectorate of His Imperial Majesty Emperor Norton I, with its capital being the city of San Francisco. Sadly, this term of benevolent ebullience lasted a brief two decades and ended c. 1880.
The United States is now the dominant country of North America. It arose as a nation only 225 years ago after a successful rebellion against the British government under King George III.
From a distance, it appears that the eastern coastlines of North and South America fit exactly into the west coast of Africa. In fact, about 250 million years ago these continents really were all connected in one land mass that we have named Pangaea.
With such a foundation in tectonic unity, there is no doubt that someday soon the people on every continent of earth will realize their fundamental similarities. Expect massive leaps in creative output in your area!
Text by Steve Smith.