January 29, 2010 /
Beijing, China — China's poverty-stricken northwest is swathed in sand. The deserts are creeping over ever larger areas, in part because of weather changes linked to climate change.
January 27, 2010 /
As I looked at the Himalaya Mountains, from my window, on a flight from New Delhi to Kashmir last week, I realized that something was missing. Snow.
January 26, 2010 /
On October 5 2005, a magnitude 7.6 earthquake struck Pakistan, Afghanistan, and India. The eighth most destructive earthquake on record, an estimated 75,000 people were killed.
January 26, 2010
Award-winning, Beijing-based photojournalist Sean Gallagher has announced his effort to support the Million Tree Project through sales of his desertification photographs.Thanks to a grant from the
January 17, 2010 /
Los Angeles Times
In late December, I received a New Year's e-mail from a former Iranian diplomat. The contact surprised me.
January 16, 2010 /
Stoner cops, Taliban farmers, no gas in sight. Behind the lines of the Pentagon's Afghanistan counterinsurgency.
January 15, 2010 /
In my reporting, I often hear that the major threat to India's security is the unevenness of its development.
January 14, 2010
Sean Gallagher has been invited to share his project on desertification with the British Chamber of Commerce in China this September.
Their event announcement:
January 11, 2010 /
Even with near-daily terrorist attacks claiming 2,000 civilian lives last year and the frontier war against radicals taking an additional 1,000, most Pakistanis are not focused on the jihadis.