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Aral Sea

A Visit to the Aral Sea

David Kroodsma | Posted 10.12.2014 | Green
David Kroodsma

The Aral Sea serves as a reminder of how dramatically humans are able to reshape the face of the planet, and what happens when the balance of water is changed.

Empowering Young Women Economically Through Fashion

G(irls)20 | Posted 08.17.2013 | Impact
G(irls)20

Fashion goes beyond glossy magazine pages; if used well, it introduces girls to policy issues, entrepreneurship, and science - some key skills for the modern female pioneer.

Aral Sea Almost DRIED UP: UN Chief Calls It 'Shocking Disaster'

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Scroll down for videos of the Aral Sea NUKUS, Uzbekistan -- The drying up of the Aral Sea is one of the planet's most shocking disasters, U.N. Se...

Haiti and Cuba: Dodo Birds of a Feather

Daniel Bruno Sanz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel Bruno Sanz

Why is it so important to the great leaders of the Cuban and Venezuelan revolutions that Obama's campaign message of joyous reconciliation be converted to an elegy of disillusionment?

Watch Earth Disappear In Time-Lapse Videos

Wired, NASA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This is a big week for viewing the effects of humanity on Earth from above -- in addition to a documentary film coming out this Friday, Wired has used...