April 8, 2014 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
High on a mountainside on the remote Philippine island of Mindanao, a village sits over one of the world's richest gold deposits. Here, the quest for gold is more important than health.
April 7, 2014 /
Larry C. Price
Pulitzer Center grantee Larry C. Price talks about the use of mercury in small-scale gold mining.
April 3, 2014 / Link TV
Jim Wickens
In Peru, as many as 10,000 dolphins are slaughtered for shark bait.
February 6, 2014
Ben Depp, Nadja Drost, Mellissa Fung, Dimiter Kenarov, Jacob Kushner, Narayan Mahon, Larry C. Price, Jane Regan, Steve Sapienza, Nadia Shira Cohen, Damon Tabor
On Feb. 14, the Pulitzer Center releases its newest e-Book on the environmental and human prices of gold mining. Whether this resource is produced in a way that is fair to all is very much up to us.
February 4, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jennifer Gonzalez, Steven E. Matzker
An indigenous groups tries to stop construction of a dam. Theirs is not so much a story about who owns the natural resources but rather who owns the right to determine a people’s future.
February 4, 2014 / Untold Stories
Sean Gallagher
Leather produced in the city of Kanpur, destined for Western markets, is causing severe pollution to the air, water and soil, leaving a trail of severe illnesses and ecological devastation.
February 3, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
New findings from Woods Hole Research Center scientists use satellite data to recommend habitat corridors between protected areas in the tropics.
January 16, 2014 / Untold Stories
Sean Gallagher
Every year, 50 million tons of electronic waste are produced globally. Much of the refuse finds its way to countries like India, where toxic accumulation in water and soil loom large.
January 15, 2014 / Asia Society
Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
Sun Yunfan and Leah Thompson use up-to-the-minute technology to document the changes facing a traditional Chinese village in an era of urbanization and globalization.
Reinventing China’s Emptying Countryside. Image by Leah Thompson. China, 2013.
January 10, 2014
Yunfan Sun, Leah Thompson
As China rapidly urbanizes, many villages—and their distinct cultural heritage and folk traditions—disappear daily. Two urban Chinese artists go back to the land in search of meaning in modern China.
January 7, 2014 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
Warsaw climate talks give surprise boost to a struggling UN plan to provide incentives to reduce deforestation.
January 6, 2014 / The Washington Post
Juan Forero
Deep-sea discoveries a few years ago had investors and energy companies excited about Brazil's oil reserves, but “now it seems the love is gone.”
January 2, 2014
Craig Welch, Steve Ringman
Reporter Craig Welch shares his reporting from Indonesia on a community threatened by climate change and ocean acidification.

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