Nearly 30 years ago, Brazilian photojournalist Sebastião Ribeiro Salgado returned from East Africa, where he was on location documenting the horrors of the Rwanda genocide. Following this traumatizing
In Myanmar, a major project is under way: restore coastal mangrove forests—with a little air support. In a remote field south of Yangon, Myanmar, tiny mangrove saplings are now roughly 20 inches tall.
Noses don’t lie. Bad smells are bad news for your city. Sniff. Do you smell that? Sniff. You don’t? Sniff. How is that possible? Sniff. It’s like . . . someone shoved rotten garbage up my nostrils! Sniff.
Through partnerships with nonprofits and corporations, the Arbor Day Foundation wants to mobilize volunteers to help plant trees in the next three years–from in your own backyard to the wildfire-devastated
The Dutch Reach, a simple method for getting out of your car without endangering bikers, is slowly gaining momentum. It’s a simple rule for drivers: When getting out of the car, use your right hand instead
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) stormed onto the education scene years ago with great fanfare. And they continue to be written and talked about extensively. Names like Udacity, edX and Coursera are
Campaigners have called for free bus travel and the reopening of hundreds of miles of railway lines to end reliance on cars, as transport is due to be confirmed as the UK’s largest contributor to greenhouse
(CNN) — Four aid volunteers are facing prison time after leaving food and water inside an Arizona national wildlife refuge where undocumented migrants have died trying to enter the United States. The who
(CNN Business) — The world's billionaires are growing $2.5 billion richer every day, while the poorest half of the global population is seeing its net worth dwindle. Billionaires, who now number a record
These Atlanta neighbors no longer wanted to live on Confederate Avenue. Here's what they did about it
Atlanta (CNN) — Tiffany Friesen is still getting used to her new address. Out of habit, she sometimes says she lives on Confederate Avenue, where she and her husband Atiba Mbiwan have been for years. she