As incessant floods continue in China, water reached the toes of the Leshan Giant Buddha for the first time in at least seven decades.
Heritage on the Edge, a collaboration between Google and UNESCO, highlights the ways that climate change threatens five existing heritage sites, including Rapa Nui, Easter Island, and Edinburgh.
After the assassination of Iranian major general Soleimani, a new tweet by the US President suggests more ominous actions on the horizon.
Since the World Heritage List was first started in 1978, there has been a persistent link between inclusion on the list and forced relocation of residents, who are typically poor or marginalized.
The Getty Foundation has awarded $1 million in grants to support virtual preservation of cultural locations worldwide.
The United Nations has officially designated the Alamo as a UNESCO World Heritage Site over the weekend.