December 24, 2016 /
The John Batchelor Show
Refugees who aren’t granted asylum in Italy usually end up staying anyway despite widespread joblessness. Benefitting from the instability is the Sicilian Mafia, otherwise known as Cosa Nostra.
December 22, 2016 /
Since 1990, University of Michigan students have been facilitating fine arts workshops in local prisons. In 2016, they took to a global stage, exploring prison arts in Brazil.
December 6, 2016 /
PRI's The World
Like many journalists in Somalia, they have been targeted by Al-Shabab. But despite the dangers they face at home, under the EU-Turkey agreement they face likely deportation back to Turkey.
December 5, 2016 /
RadioWest | KUER-FM
Radio West talked to grantee Erik Vance and a researcher at the University of Utah to better understand the effect of religion and healing in the brain.
December 5, 2016 /
PBS NewsHour's Nick Schifrin was on hand as Cuba's longtime ruler Fidel Castro was buried in Santiago, where he launched his revolution more than half a century ago.
December 1, 2016 /
Grantee Daniella Zalcman speaks with CBC Radio Saskatchewan about her new book "Signs of Your Identity."
November 20, 2016 /
An art exhibit opening this week is providing a window to the atrocities of modern warfare from one hundred feet above.
November 18, 2016 /
We spew billions of tons of CO2 into the air. About half is absorbed by ocean water and plants, slowing warming. But this check on warming might slow. Scientists are heating forests to find out.
November 15, 2016 /
The Four Hour Work Week
Erik Vance visits the Tim Ferriss Show and discusses porcupines, pig manure and the power of belief in our lives.
November 11, 2016 /
Negotiators in Morocco are ironing out the details of the Paris climate agreement—and they're coming to grips with what a Trump presidency might mean for it.