Full story - October 19, 2018
hangar with roof damaged
A watchdog agency told the military last year it should track repair costs related to extreme weather and climate change. It said no.
Full story - October 19, 2018
Three pick-up trucks drive down a wet road passing a street sign indicating the intersection of Coal Street and Main Street in Keystone, West Virginia, 2018.
What does Trump's energy independence policy mean for science at the EPA? The World's Carolyn Beeler moderated a panel exploring this question and more at The Forum at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health on on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018.
Full episode - October 19, 2018
A group of migrants, some carrying children will the streets in this photo near the border with Mexico, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, Oct. 19, 2018.
What’s going on with the caravan of 4,000 Central American migrants on their way north, heading toward the souther border of the US? We find out by talking to Emily Green. Also, Sarah Chayes tells us about Gen. Abdul Razeq — the Afghan police commander who was killed on the eve of elections in Kandahar. He was one of the most powerful men in Afghanistan and Chayes knew him personally. And, we'll hear how climate change is making it harder businesses focused on leaf peeping in New England.
Full story - October 18, 2018
Fall leaves cover a hill above a river.
Each fall, millions of tourists come to New England to see the changing leaves. It's big business. But climate change is moving the calendar.
Full story - October 18, 2018
In this photo from 2009, the Ecumenical Patriarch, Bartholomew I (left) and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill stand side-by-side during a Sunday service in the Patriarchal Cathedral of St. George at the Ecumenical Orthodox Patriarchate in Istanbul, Turkey
Bitter political divisions in Ukraine have created a split in Orthodox Christianity.
Full story - October 18, 2018
Google sign in shadows at conference in Shanghai
Vijay Boyapati says he 'immediately felt very uncomfortable' when he say censorship requirements for the project.
Full story - October 18, 2018
A man throws a plastic water bottle into a dark gray sea
A group of Koreans dumps water bottles loaded with rice, medicine and USB drives into the sea on the North Korean border. They hope that the information loaded into those USBs can spark some sort of revolution in the North.
Full story - October 17, 2018
antifa gym
Well before the events in Charlottesville, Virginia, or the rise of the UK Independence Party, the co-owners of Solstar gym in the London neighborhood of Tottenham were training to fight back against what they see as the rise of violence on the part of the right-wing.
Full story - October 17, 2018
A woman holds up a green sign with white letters that says "Women for Bolsonaro"
Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro's hardline positions speak to working-class voters who say they feel the left has abandoned them.