December 23, 2015 /
Evey Wilson
The Pulitzer Center staff share favorite images from 2015.
February 12, 2016 / Untold Stories
Sharron Lovell
Like so many of Mao’s pronouncements, it sounded simple. “The South has a lot of water; the North lacks water. So if it can be done, borrowing a little water and bringing it up might do the trick.”
February 10, 2016 / Untold Stories
Beatrice Obwocha
Motorcyclists and pillion passengers made up 22 percent of traffic accident deaths in 2014, according to the Kenya’s National Transport and Safety Authority.
December 10, 2015 / USA Today
Ian James, Steve Elfers
In India, some areas are rapidly running out of groundwater.
December 10, 2015 / USA Today
Ian James, Steve Elfers
Dry wells and sinking ground as state struggles with groundwater crisis.
December 10, 2015 / USA Today
Ian James, Steve Elfers
Nationwide analysis shows depletion of groundwater widespread and worsening.
Image by Jonathan Rashad. Ethiopia, 2015.
December 10, 2015
Peter Schwartzstein, Jonathan Rashad, Leyland Cecco
Battling human and natural challenges, the Nile river is in increasingly poor health. Can it recover?
December 10, 2015 / Untold Stories
Fred de Sam Lazaro
The color of China's sky fluctuates from "APEC Blue" to a cloudy gray during the New Year Spring Festival.
December 9, 2015 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
In the last hours of the Paris climate conference, island nations threatened by sea level rise and climate activists are pushing to lower the cap on global temps from 2 degrees C to 1.5 degrees C.
December 9, 2015 / Mongabay
Justin Catanoso
Norway is playing a major role at the ongoing Paris climate summit, serving as broker for a huge pot of oil money distributed to developing countries to preserve tropical forests.
December 9, 2015 / Science Magazine
Eli Kintisch
Massive, slow-motion landslides threaten the only land route into Alaska's North Slope oil fields. One 20-meter-high slide has bulldozed its way to within 40 meters of the road.
December 9, 2015 / Untold Stories
Eli Kintisch
As the frozen ground of the Arctic thaws, researchers on both sides of the Bering strait are struggling to understand the implications for their communities—and the planet.
December 9, 2015 / Food & Environment Reporting Network
Dan Grossman
As environment ministers hashed out the details of a climate-change agreement, FERN correspondent Daniel Grossman sat down with two prominent experts in Paris to talk about climate change impacts.