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Argentina in Danger of Missing World Cup After Tie With Peru
Lionel Messi and his Argentine teammates need to beat Ecuador next week and get some help in order to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.
Growing Up in Prison
Step into a nursery in Lima, Peru, where children play and learn within the confines of the Santa Monica de Chorrillos prison, where their mothers are inmates.
Around the World in Seven Markets
In 360 video, sample the goods at markets from Marrakesh to London.
Does Peru Need a Special Prison Just for Ex-Presidents?
Judges are under pressure to punish presidential corruption, and the country’s discredited justice system is gaining credibility and independence.
Paraglide Over Peru in 360
Take a ride in 360 degrees with the paraglider Ricardo Mares, who is a regular over Lima’s cliffs.
Hairless Dogs, ‘as Important as Machu Picchu’
Meet some Peruvian hairless dogs, an ancient breed whose image is recognizable on pre-Incan pottery. The breed has been declared a part of Peru’s cultural patrimony.
Making a Living by Jumping Off a Cliff
On sea cliffs in Lima, Peru, Fernando Canchari Vásquez jumps into the Pacific Ocean to solicit money, and support his family. He dresses up as a friar to embody a local legend and entertain tourists.
Mud Erased a Village in Peru, a Sign of Larger Perils in South America
Rapid development without planning draws the region’s most vulnerable people to areas that are the most prone to devastating flooding.
Seaside Solace in an Ocean of Pain
Juana and Miguel Rosa’s daughters were murdered in 2015. This fish market in Lima, Peru, is their workplace but also where they come to heal and move forward.
Unraveling the Mystery of Who Lies Beneath the Cloth
“Mummies,” an exhibition at the American Museum of Natural History, uses technology to get a better understanding of ancient Peruvians and Egyptians.
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