April 21, 2014 /
Joanne Silberner
Joanne Silberner is visiting Australia and Fiji to find out if changing weather patterns can affect the mental health of a population. The answers aren't so simple.
April 18, 2014 / Bloomberg Businessweek
Sean Gallagher
Sean Gallagher documents the lives of India's growing army of e-waste workers and the impact the industry is having on their health and local environment.
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.
Image by Sean Gallagher. India, 2013.
November 6, 2013
Sean Gallagher
Pollution in India is a hidden problem with catastrophic consequences affecting rural and urban areas. Chromium contamination, lead pollution and pesticide poisoning have left a toxic trail.
November 4, 2013 / National Geographic
Justin Catanoso
A UN panel to conclude that rising temperatures will pose a risk to future food supplies.
November 3, 2013 / The Seattle Times
Craig Welch, Steve Ringman
For a glimpse of how nature might — or might not — adapt to ocean acidification, scientists turn to the prickly “hedgehog of the sea.”
Powering Up Brazil
October 31, 2013
Juan Forero
How can you provide power for a country of 200 million people? This series examines Brazil's energy needs as one of the biggest economic players.
October 31, 2013 / The Washington Post
Juan Forero
In northeastern Brazil, energy companies are erecting wind farms to capitalize on the constant winds that have challenged farming families for generations.
October 30, 2013 / Untold Stories
Sharon Schmickle
In Tanzania's drought-prone villages like Engaruka, residents who've suffered hunger are now left with few possessions and little livestock with which to shield themselves from future drought.
October 30, 2013 / Business Insider
Justin Catanoso
Plants in the Amazon basin are moving in response to changing environments. Justin Catanoso reports on climate change in Peru.
October 30, 2013 / SIC Noticias
Jim Wickens
Jim Wickens documents the illegal and brutal practice of killing dolphins for shark bait.
October 29, 2013
Mark Schulte, Paul Salopek
This lesson plan has been designed for high school students. The recommended timeframe is 1-3 classes.
October 29, 2013
Mark Schulte, Paul Salopek
This lesson plan has been designed for middle school students. The recommended timeframe is 1-3 classes.