South Pacific


Cartoon with a Message

Jim Toomey, the creator of the dim-witted, overweight cartoon character Sherman the shark, discusses drawing ?and protecting ?the underwater world.

Carbon Credit Card

An former penal colony in the South Pacific is trying to break free from carbon by rewarding people who emit less.

Lifestyle & Belief

On a South Pacific island, a British prince is a god

The British royal family occupies an odd spot in popular culture. Queen Elizabeth II has been on the throne for decades, Princess Diana was adored until her death, and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge — better known as Prince William and Kate — have their every move followed. But Prince Philip, who doesn't often receive such adoration, may have the most interesting story.