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Sep 23, 2014 09:37 AM ET
The Dalai Lama recently implied he'd be the last to hold the position, because the Dalia Lama would not be reborn in China until Tibet was free of the larger country's rule. How did long-running tensions between Tibet and China begin? Tara explains.
Aug 15, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The glaciers on the Tibetan plateau -- which provide freshwater for 2 billion people -- are warmer than in the past two millennia.
Jul 22, 2014 12:15 PM ET // AFP
False tweeters are dedicated to circulating China's message on Tibet.
Jul 2, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Denisovans, a prehistoric species of human, passed beneficial DNA to Tibetans, who then helped push Denisovans to extinction. Continue reading →
Sep 6, 2013 06:30 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
By patrolling the wilderness and teaching non-violence, Tibetan monks are playing a critical role in protecting endangered snow leopards in the Himalayas.
Sep 6, 2012 07:17 AM ET // Tim Wall
The Biblical figure Noah might not have been the only one bobbing along on the waves of a world-destroying flood.