Subscribe

Topic

Environment

Page 11 of 22
China's Myanmar Dam Hypocrisy
January 28, 2017

China's Myanmar Dam Hypocrisy

By Tom Fawthrop
China is preserving the ecology of the Nu River within its borders. Downstream in Myanmar, it's a different story.
Golden Temple, Grey Air: Pollution in Amritsar
January 11, 2017

Golden Temple, Grey Air: Pollution in Amritsar

By Deepti Asthana
Pollution is threatening the world's holiest Sikh shrine.

Vietnam's Next Environmental Hotspot
January 10, 2017

Vietnam's Next Environmental Hotspot

By Nguyen Minh Quang
Less than a year after a major pollution crisis, trouble is brewing in the Mekong Delta.

Cambodia's Experiment With Responsible Tourism
December 30, 2016

Cambodia's Experiment With Responsible Tourism

By Afore Hsieh
In Cambodia, local communities open their homes to visitors as part of community-based tourism.

Capital Punishment: New Delhi’s Deadly Smog
December 27, 2016

Capital Punishment: New Delhi’s Deadly Smog

By Soma Basu
Unprecedented pollution in the capital speaks to the severity of India’s air pollution crisis. 
In Vietnam, the Ghost of Agent Orange Still Looms Large
December 21, 2016

In Vietnam, the Ghost of Agent Orange Still Looms Large

By Lucy Ha
50 years after the herbicide was used by the U.S. during the Vietnam War, Agent Orange continues to wreak havoc.

Draining a Glacial Lake in Nepal
December 17, 2016

Draining a Glacial Lake in Nepal

By Deepak Adhikari and Nabin Baral
In a difficult operation, Nepali workers lower the water level in a dangerous glacial lake.
Soviet Uranium Mines Still Have Deadly Impact in Kyrgyzstan
December 13, 2016

Soviet Uranium Mines Still Have Deadly Impact in Kyrgyzstan

By Ryskeldi Satke
Uranium tailings in South Kyrgyzstan pose an environmental risk in Central Asia.

Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam
November 28, 2016

Killing the Mekong, Dam by Dam

By Tom Fawthrop
Regional governments have been underestimating the environmental and economic costs of Mekong dams.

Increasing China's Food Supply – With Drones
November 11, 2016

Increasing China's Food Supply – With Drones

By Joshua Bateman
China's rapidly growing UAV industry is eyeing a new sector: agriculture.

A Pyrrhic Victory in Antarctica?
November 04, 2016

A Pyrrhic Victory in Antarctica?

By Anne-Marie Brady
The new Antarctic marine protected area sets an unfortunate precedent.
North Korea and the Global Fight Against Climate Change
October 28, 2016

North Korea and the Global Fight Against Climate Change

By Benjamin Habib
Is environmental engagement with North Korea an alternative to denuclearization politics?

Page 11 of 22