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  1. Article: One Talented Nepali Teenager Has Written a Novel to Break the Taboo Around Periods
    Girls & Women

    One Talented Nepali Teenager Has Written a Novel to Break the Taboo Around Periods

    By Yosola Olorunshola| Aug. 26, 2016

    Rewriting the story of menstruation, one period at a time. Read more

  2. Article: To Protect Hawaii’s Waters, Obama Creates World’s Largest Marine Reserve
    Environment

    To Protect Hawaii’s Waters, Obama Creates World’s Largest Marine Reserve

    By Joe McCarthy| Aug. 26, 2016

    Obama has created more national monuments than any other president. Read more

  3. Article: How These Colorful Period Kits Help Girls in Nepal Stay in School
    Girls & Women

    How These Colorful Period Kits Help Girls in Nepal Stay in School

    Aug. 26, 2016

    This girl is taking a stand to end period shame in Nepal. Read more

  4. Article: This Miracle Soap Could Stop the Spread of Malaria
    Finance & Innovation

    This Miracle Soap Could Stop the Spread of Malaria

    By Madeline Schwartz| Aug. 26, 2016

    The creators of this mosquito-repellent soap hope to save 100,000 lives from malaria. Read more

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