August 13, 2015
The arctic is warming twice as fast as the rest of the planet. This project will explore how the Siberian soil helps explain past climate change, and how its forests may portend a challenging future.
August 13, 2015 /
Arctic wildfires could turn Siberia's boreal forest from a carbon sink to a source of greenhouse gases. The process would hasten the already rapid pace of global warming.
July 14, 2015 /
A summer in Siberia means encountering new hazards.
April 2, 2015 /
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Islamist Party are more powerful than ever. Is the nation’s democracy under siege?
March 12, 2015
Syrian and other international volunteers travel at their own expense to Syrian refugee neighborhoods to teach war-traumatized children that they are not "the lost generation" but future peace-makers...
February 15, 2015 /
With Syria engulfed in civil war, here are four stories of families struggling to stay together.
January 2, 2015 /
Amnesty International in France featured Misha Friedman's story of a gay couple forced to flee their home in Crimea due to discrimination.
December 16, 2014 /
Irina, a drug user for almost 30 years, is one of those most at risk following Russia's annexation of Crimea.
November 17, 2014
Russia's government crackdown on the LGBT community is fueling an alarming increase in the AIDS epidemic in Russia. New infections increased by 10 percent in 2013.
November 17, 2014 /
The government crackdown on Russia's activist LGBT community is mirrored by a surge in the prevalence of HIV/AIDS.