Most Recent Content from: David Brand

  • Article: This Thanksgiving, US Groups Are Welcoming Refugees With Open Arms — And Trays of Turkey
    Food & Hunger

    This Thanksgiving, US Groups Are Welcoming Refugees With Open Arms — And Trays of Turkey

    By David Brand|Nov. 22, 2017

    Refugees are receiving turkey, cranberry sauce, and a warm embrace from groups throughout the US. Read more

  • Article: This Tool Makes Water Appear Out of Thin Air
    Water & Sanitation

    This Tool Makes Water Appear Out of Thin Air

    By David Brand|Nov. 22, 2017

    Zero Mass Water’s device allows people to generate their own drinking water — even in arid regions. Read more

  • Article: How to Observe World Toilet Day — A Crash Course on Sanitation
    Water & Sanitation

    How to Observe World Toilet Day — A Crash Course on Sanitation

    By David Brand|Nov. 17, 2017

    4.5 billion people still don’t have a home toilet and 2.3 billion don’t have access to one at all. Read more

  • Article: 14 Photos of Achievement and Unrest From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Photos of Achievement and Unrest From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Nov. 17, 2017

    Australians said 'yes' to gay marriage while a coup plunged Zimbabwe into crisis. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Is Auctioning This Fancy Popemobile to Benefit Sex Workers and Refugees
    Citizenship

    Pope Francis Is Auctioning This Fancy Popemobile to Benefit Sex Workers and Refugees

    By David Brand|Nov. 16, 2017

    The custom sports car is expected to fetch hundreds of thousands of dollars at auction. Read more

  • Article: 8 Celebrities Making Clean Water Accessible To Everybody
    Water & Sanitation

    8 Celebrities Making Clean Water Accessible To Everybody

    By David Brand|Nov. 16, 2017

    They’re all using their star power to promote the unglamorous issue of water and sanitation. Read more

  • Article: Tuberculosis Will Cost the World $1 Trillion by 2030 — Unless Countries Take Action
    Health

    Tuberculosis Will Cost the World $1 Trillion by 2030 — Unless Countries Take Action

    By David Brand|Nov. 15, 2017

    Tuberculosis, a preventable disease, killed more than 30 million people between 2000 and 2015. Read more

  • Article: These Stunning Photos Capture the Massive Iceberg That Broke Off Antarctica
    Environment

    These Stunning Photos Capture the Massive Iceberg That Broke Off Antarctica

    By David Brand|Nov. 15, 2017

    The cracked ice shelf is expected to accelerate sea level rise. Read more