July 28, 2014
Challenge grant would support additional aerial photography and reporting on the Alberta oil sands project.
July 22, 2014 /
A trillion dollars worth of heavy crude has attracted the world's oil titans to western Canada. The impact is colossal.
July 14, 2014 /
With government oversight in question and toxins piling up, residents say they are being poisoned and disempowered.
July 13, 2014 /
PRI's The World
Photographer Alex MacLean brought an audio recorder with him on his flights over the Alberta Tar Sands. Go along for the ride and hear Alex’s descriptions and observations.
June 9, 2014 /
Hidden in plain sight, the Alberta tar sands fields are an industrial expanse where forests once stood. These aerial images capture the scenes of destruction.
June 9, 2014
Alberta’s oil sands region is at the heart of the KeystoneXL pipeline controversy. A project built on aerial photographs from 1,000 feet up brings into sharp focus the project's scale—and stakes.
June 9, 2014 /
Photographer and pilot Alex MacLean wanted to learn more about the Keystone XL pipeline. What he found shocked him.
June 6, 2014
On June 19, the Pulitzer Center's D.C. education program participates in the "Do More 24" online giving campaign. Please support our work!
June 2, 2014
Writer Alissa Quart and photographer Alice Proujansky discuss their project about a nanny's reunification with her son after a decade of separation for economic reasons.
May 27, 2014
The Obama administration is spending $3.5 billion and partnering with multinational corporations to increase food production in 19 of the world's poorest countries.