Marco Werman

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we're looking for the country that's THIRD in international ticket sales for the blockbuster film, Avatar. The first is France ? number two is Germany, and third is Russia. Wall Street Journal reporter Allan Cullison has the story.

Politics

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for a northern European country whose economy is in big trouble. The answer is Latvia. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from Ilze Nagla, host of the Latvian TV news program De Facto.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

For today's Geo Quiz we were looking for the altitude at which the Earth's atmosphere crosses over into outer space. That boundary is referred to as the the K-rm-n line. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with photographer Robert Harrison.

Science, Tech & Environment

Geo Answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is Perugia, Italy. Eighteen exchange students from Perugia have been stuck in Pittsfield, Massachusetts. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Francesco Merlino and Elena Mencarroni about how they're spending their 'extra' days.

Sports

Geo answer

For today Geo Quiz, we asked what country has elevated the soccer move known as the ?paradinha? to an art form? The answer is Brazil. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with The World's resident soccer expert, William Troop.

Development & Education

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geoquiz is Nairobi, Kenya, where cell phone users are chatting up a storm following a drastic drop in cell phone rates. Anchor Marco Werman finds out more from the BBC's Josphat Makori.

Politics

Memories of massacre in Chile

37 years ago, the area near the now-famous Chilean mine was the scene of a brutal massacre set in motion by then-president General Pinochet.Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Mark Ensalaco, director of the Human Rights Program at the University of Dayton.

Politics

Bidding for the World Cup

Soccer's governing body FIFA this week will select host countries for the men's World Cup tournament in 2018 and 2022. The US is one of the bidders. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with The World's William Troop about the selection process.