Ocean Health

May 2, 2017

Climate change is accelerating the rate of coral bleeching. It is important to understand the effects. What are we losing out on with the acidification of our oceans? The truth is, we will lose a lot...

November 13, 2016

The following global affairs lesson plans for history, English, science, media and writing teachers present close reading, writing, discussion and hands-on activities that can be used to explore...

Climate experts fear catastrophe unless the world grapples with global warming without delay. Image by Daniel Grossman. 2016.
November 11, 2016 / WBUR
by Dan Grossman

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.

September 26, 2016

This is a painting lesson that combines Pablo Picasso's famous 1937 Guernica with current day issues presented from The Pulitzer Center.

September 23, 2016

1) Child labor and human rights abuses - define child labor in an international sense (where it happens often, some stats), and pick some examples of child labour cases.

September 15, 2016

This is a multiweek Common Core-aligned unit on water rights and access. Students will examine the causes of water shortages across the globe and explore solutions to ensure that all people have...

June 17, 2016

This is a painting lesson that combines Pablo Picasso's famous 1937 Guernica with current day issues presented from The Pulitzer Center.

June 13, 2016 / Yale Environment 360
by Dan Grossman

A steel structure in the Amazon, taller than the Eiffel Tower, will soon begin monitoring the atmosphere above the world’s largest tropical forest.

Courtesy Daniel Grossman
June 13, 2016 / The Fern
by Dan Grossman

Philip Fearnside, a biologist who studies the relationship between human activities, such as agriculture, and the protection of tropical forests, says that soy production threatens the Amazon forest.

May 23, 2016

It has been said that journalism is the litature of democracy. What is journalism? Why is it important? You will soon have a chance to find out! 

May 11, 2016
by Dominic Bracco II

Pulitzer Center grantee often finds himself grappling with moral questions faced by people who live in desperation. Read more from British Journal of Photography interview.

Courtesy Daniel Grossman
May 8, 2016 / Science Magazine
by Dan Grossman

Ambitious experiment will test whether rising CO2 will boost the tropical carbon sink.