The Atlantic Council Did Not Give a Global Citizen Award to Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba

And the allegation that we received funding to nominate him for the award is preposterous.


The Breathtaking Beauty of Our Planet’s Destruction

From 30,000 feet, the human stain of oil fields, coal mines, and bleached coral reefs looks almost otherworldly.


Stopping the World’s Most Rapacious Invasive Species, One Fillet at a Time

The Pacific lionfish has taken over the Caribbean, killing reefs and decimating local species. Could Whole Foods be the answer?


From Cocaine Cowboys to Narco-Ranchers

As the drug trade takes over Central America, drug barons have found an increasingly reliable option for laundering their cash: cows.

The Cable

White House Issues Strict Rules for Arctic Drilling

New regulations could be a disincentive for companies to look for oil in the Arctic.


The Coldest Case

Eugene Mallove gave up everything to pursue the holy grail of nuclear energy. Did it cost him his life?


Troubled Waters

  Iran’s Lake Urmia once boasted flocks of flamingos and swarms of tourists eager to swim in salty waters that covered an area more than ...

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