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Vietnam's Next Environmental Hotspot
Southeast Asia
Vietnam's Next Environmental Hotspot
Less than a year after a major pollution crisis, trouble is brewing in the Mekong Delta.
Vietnam's Next Environmental Hotspot
Cambodia's Experiment With Responsible Tourism
Southeast Asia
Cambodia's Experiment With Responsible Tourism
In Cambodia, local communities open their homes to visitors as part of community-based tourism.
Cambodia's Experiment With Responsible Tourism
Capital Punishment: New Delhi’s Deadly Smog
South Asia
Capital Punishment: New Delhi’s Deadly Smog
Unprecedented pollution in the capital speaks to the severity of India’s air pollution crisis. 
Capital Punishment: New Delhi’s Deadly Smog
In Vietnam, the Ghost of Agent Orange Still Looms Large
Southeast Asia
In Vietnam, the Ghost of Agent Orange Still Looms Large
50 years after the herbicide was used by the U.S. during the Vietnam War, Agent Orange continues to wreak havoc.
In Vietnam, the Ghost of Agent Orange Still Looms Large
Draining a Glacial Lake in Nepal
South Asia
Draining a Glacial Lake in Nepal
In a difficult operation, Nepali workers lower the water level in a dangerous glacial lake.
Draining a Glacial Lake in Nepal
Soviet Uranium Mines Still Have Deadly Impact in Kyrgyzstan
Central Asia
Soviet Uranium Mines Still Have Deadly Impact in Kyrgyzstan
Uranium tailings in South Kyrgyzstan pose an environmental risk in Central Asia.
Soviet Uranium Mines Still Have Deadly Impact in Kyrgyzstan
Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
Southeast Asia
Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
Regional governments have been underestimating the environmental and economic costs of Mekong dams.
Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
Increasing China's Food Supply – With Drones
East Asia
Increasing China's Food Supply – With Drones
China's rapidly growing UAV industry is eyeing a new sector: agriculture.
Increasing China's Food Supply – With Drones
A Pyrrhic Victory in Antarctica?
Oceania
A Pyrrhic Victory in Antarctica?
The new Antarctic marine protected area sets an unfortunate precedent.
A Pyrrhic Victory in Antarctica?
How Asian Countries Are Making Their Way Into the Arctic
October 29, 2016
How Asian Countries Are Making Their Way Into the Arctic
Scientific research provides a doorway for Asian countries to pursue their interests in the Arctic.
How Asian Countries Are Making Their Way Into the Arctic
North Korea and the Global Fight Against Climate Change
October 28, 2016
North Korea and the Global Fight Against Climate Change
Is environmental engagement with North Korea an alternative to denuclearization politics?
North Korea and the Global Fight Against Climate Change
Hadabuan Hills: The Forgotten Rainforest of Sumatra
Southeast Asia
Hadabuan Hills: The Forgotten Rainforest of Sumatra
Surrounded by palm oil plantations, an oasis of rainforest provides a welcome shelter for rare species.
Hadabuan Hills: The Forgotten Rainforest of Sumatra
Pollution Like Snow: A Mongolian Winter
East Asia
Pollution Like Snow: A Mongolian Winter
Mongolia’s true wintertime foe isn’t the cold or the snow. It’s the horrendous air pollution in Ulaanbaatar.
Pollution Like Snow: A Mongolian Winter
The Change Luck City: Dhaka’s Climate Refugees
South Asia
The Change Luck City: Dhaka’s Climate Refugees
Displaced by climate change, almost half a million people flee to Bangladesh's capital every year.
The Change Luck City: Dhaka’s Climate Refugees
Desperate Times for Cambodia's Farmers
Southeast Asia
Desperate Times for Cambodia's Farmers
After facing a long drought, Cambodian farmers now fear the arrival of La Niña and possible floods.
Desperate Times for Cambodia's Farmers
The Slow Decay of the Taj Mahal
South Asia
The Slow Decay of the Taj Mahal
How pollution and bureaucratic incompetence threaten to destroy India's greatest monument.
The Slow Decay of the Taj Mahal
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