Akha, Traditional Costume, Hill Tribes, Thailand

Thailand’s Hill Tribes See Their Last Days

As elders pass on and youth surrender to the tide of modernisation, the once-proud villages who lived off the land are surrendering their diligently preserved traditions for basic food and healthcare

Eight Astonishing Asians that Hold Guinness World Records

People all around the world have been fascinated by Guinness World Records. And why not? Each record category proves more interesting than the last....
hungry ghost festival

Sidewalk sacrifices

The 7th lunar month sees incense and food left on sidewalks in Asia, but experts and Taoist believers cannot agree on why or how the practice came to be.

Photographer Spotlight: Jophel Botero Ybiosa

Wildlife Category May 2020 Winner, Jophel Botero Ybiosa, taken in Batu Caves, Malaysia As ASIAN Geographic’s annual Images of Asia (IOA) 2020 Photo/Videography Competition looms...

“Bura na mano, Holi hai,” or, “Do not mind, it’s Holi!”

Holi is one of the major festivals of India and is celebrated on different dates every year. This Indian festival is observed at the...

International Polar Bear Day: Meet the Snow Giants

Today, on International Polar Bear Day, we celebrate the majestic snow giant and its charming characteristics. 

Photographer Spotlight: Mohd Nazri Sulaiman

Black & White Category May 2020 Winner, captioned "Morning with my buddies. A boy named Syukor playing with hundred of buffaloes belonging to his...
SJADES 2018, Deep Sea, Sea Cockroach

12 New Deep-Sea Species Discovered in Indonesia

Discovered creatures include a fuzzy crab and a zebra-patterned lobster