Six stories that show how toilet tech can help improve the health of billions of people.
"What may seem futuristic to us may merely feel new and practical to others."
The huge helium tubes will float Wikipedia, TV shows, and pro-democracy literature into the DPRK.
Thousands of birds are injured every year by glass-infused kite strings during the Indian festival of Uttarayan.
SMS updates allow activists to keep up with protests despite the government's internet shutdown.
Will Jeff Berwick's new company launch the first bitcoin-powered ATM in Cyprus?
If North Korea holds true to its bluster, this latest bout of tensions isn't going to end quietly.
Brazilian police are cracking down on drugs and crime in the run up to the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Summer Olympic Games. The program stands to forever alter Rio's famed slums. Photographer Raphael Fabrés is documenting the complicated effort.
Looking back on the year, in GIFs.
The World Bank has released a new report examining the very-likelihood that the world will be 4˚C warmer by century’s end, and the headline of this post sums up its conclusion. Jim Yong Kim, the World Bank’s president, says he hopes the results