April 27, 2016 / EGU Blogs
Jane Qiu
Venturing into the landslide-riddled terrains of the Langtang Valley has proved to be more perilous than expected.
Daunting challenge of quake recovery in Langtang
April 27, 2016 / SciDev.Net
Jane Qiu
This photo essay documents how Nepal’s landslide problems have been exacerbated by last year’s earthquake and the daunting challenges this poses to reconstruction, especially in remote mountain...
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Sydney MaHan
A glimpse at one of Virginia's drug recovery organizations.
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Talia Schmitt
Organizations debate the use of "climate-smart" agricultural practices, leaving many farmers confused and concerned.
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Amanda Williams
Tanzania conservationists try to encourage locals to install biogas instead of collect wood for fire.
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Jeremy Rellosa
Nepal's April 2015 earthquake scared many tourists away from the country, hurting the country economically since Nepal thrives on tourist money. However, locals still lead climbing expeditions with...
April 25, 2016 / Untold Stories
Meagan Phillips
Cat cafes save "unadoptable" cats from living in shelters.
April 21, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Ann Hermes
Images of life in Nepal a year after the April 2015 earthquake.
April 18, 2016 / Gulf News
Ana P. Santos
It’s been 40 years since the Philippines began state-sponsored labor migration. Now, ageing workers want to return home for good. Will they retire into the same poverty they first tried to escape?
Courtesy Alex MacLean
April 15, 2016 / Fast Company
Alex MacLean
The average European has about half the carbon footprint of the average American, but that isn't necessarily because the average German is trying to be greener than someone in Montana.
April 14, 2016 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
Shark finning, overfishing, an indifferent Belizean government, and coral bleaching are rapidly killing one of the world’s great reefs. And no one is acting.
April 12, 2016 / Christian Science Monitor
Jacob Kushner
Two lakes in the Caribbean are rising uncontrollably. Scientists think climate change may be to blame. But the evidence is counterintuitive.
April 10, 2016 / Smart Parenting
Ana P. Santos, Veejay Villafranca
Women are getting infected through husbands or boyfriends who inject drugs or had multiple sex partners. Often, these women only discover they have HIV when they are pregnant.