At Philips Lighting in India, Priya Mishra is an engineer pushing for efficiency in a country rapidly consuming resources. Philips markets light emitting diode, or LED, lighting for homes, businesses and city streets. LED technology uses far less energy to produce the same amount of light, extending the life of the bulb, saving money on power bills and lessening dependence on the electric grid. Image by Michael Henninger. India, 2016.
October 14, 2016 by Daniel Moore, Michael Henninger

How India is emerging as a proving ground for clean power as the country pledges to electrify rural areas.

September 30, 2016 by Ako Salemi

A look at how climate change impacts Iran.

Brian Castner paddled the 1125 mile Mackenzie River in this canoe to report on climate change. Image by Brian Castner. Canada, 2016.
September 12, 2016 by Brian Castner

What climate change looks like in the Canadian Arctic, from a canoe on the Mackenzie River.

Magdonia Reyes Salazar, a member of the Iglesia Evangelica Dominicana church in Sosua, Dominican Republic
August 30, 2016 by Makenzie Huber

Unreliable access to electricity and ever-increasing prices for gas keep almost half of the Dominican Republic from escaping poverty. Some communities are turning to solar cooking as a solution.

June 9, 2016 by Nikita Sampath

While the developed world continues to deliberate climate change, the seas have already found their way into Bangladeshi lives.

April 24, 2016 by Jane Qiu

The legacy of the 2015 Gorkha earthquake in Nepal could last for decades. Scientists begin to understand why the badly shaken landscape is prone to landslides, especially during monsoons.

Image by Saul Elbein. Cambodia, 2014.
December 16, 2015 by Saul Elbein

As illegal resource extraction spreads, the journalists who report on it often pay with their lives.

November 13, 2015 by Fred de Sam Lazaro, Shi Lihong

In Beijing a tiny NGO is taking on global corporations and harnessing people power in a campaign to clean up polluting factories in China.

Image by Alex MacLean. Netherlands, 2015.
November 6, 2015 by Dan Grossman, Alex MacLean

Northern Europe can teach important lessons about how to help slow, and to prepare for, global warming. We report on the relatively low carbon foot print of northern Europe and sea-level-rise plans.

Image by Lisa Palmer. India, 2015.
October 13, 2015 by Lisa Palmer

What does it take to reconcile the threat of global environmental change with the need to feed a growing population?

Image by Diana Crandall. Costa Rica, 2015.
October 7, 2015 by Rebecca Gibian, Diana Crandall

In the mountains of Costa Rica, the indigenous Bribri struggle to maintain their culture as an influx of technology transforms their community.

September 1, 2015 by Paul A. Kramer

What difference did it make that Hurricane Katrina struck during major US military deployments in Afghanistan and Iraq? This piece explores hidden intersections between these defining events.