Anybody home? Exodus from Niue, other Pacific islands raises prospect of vanishing cultures

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In this Wednesday, June 4, 2014 photo, a boy jumps from a wharf in Alofi, Niue. Severe population decline on the tiny Pacific atoll is threatening a culture that dates back more than 1,000 years. (AP Photo/Nick Perry)

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"It's far too early to write off Niue," Connell says. "But it has to be at risk."

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