weather,climate

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the capital of an ancient Andean civilization in Bolivia. The answer? The city of Tihuanaku, one of the places that will celebrate the WINTER solstice. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from reporter Annie Murphy.

Lifestyle & Belief

Britain's winter woes

People in Britain are struggling with the harshest winter conditions in quite some time. Thousands of schools remain shut and power cuts are affecting thousands of homes. We'll have more from Laura Lynch reports.

Global Politics

India helps in Pakistan flood disaster

This week marks one month since the beginning of Pakistan's worst floods in decades. Pakistan's neighbor, India, will contribute to the aid effort. That donation could have an impact on historically troubled relations. Reporter Elliot Hannon explains.

Science, Tech & Environment

Raising Bangladesh

Some of the countries most at risk from climate change are low-lying nations. And chief among them is the South Asian country of Bangladesh. Bangladesh is experimenting with floods to prevent floods. Daniel Grossman has our story on PRI's The World.

Global Politics

Death-defying winter sport

Thousands of miles from the Olympics on the streets of Ukraine's capital, there's another, death-defying winter sport taking place. Walking down a Kiev sidewalk these days is like buying a lottery ticket to the hospital. Brigid McCarthy reports from Kiev.

Lifestyle & Belief

Canadian highway

Drifting snow and white out conditions caused havoc yesterday on Highway 402. Hundreds of motorists were stranded there in a nasty snowstorm. Some had to be rescued by military helicopters and four wheel drive vehicles. Where would you find Highway 402?