Most Recent Content from: Erica Sanchez

  • Article: Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries
    Health

    Animals May Be Spreading Superbugs Around Developing Countries

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|June 21, 2019

    Superbugs kill 700,000 people per year — but that number could reach 10 million by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Says We Have an ‘Obligation’ to Help Refugees
    Citizenship

    Angelina Jolie Says We Have an ‘Obligation’ to Help Refugees

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 19, 2019

    "Why are politicians being elected on promises to shut borders and turn back refugees?” Read more

  • Article: 37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018
    Citizenship

    37,000 People Fled Their Homes Every Day in 2018

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 19, 2019

    “Children don’t flee to seek better opportunities; children flee because there is a risk." Read more

  • Article: Costa Rica Has Banned Styrofoam — A Major Win for the Environment
    Environment

    Costa Rica Has Banned Styrofoam — A Major Win for the Environment

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|June 19, 2019

    Fines for using styrofoam range from about $760 to $7,600. Read more

  • Article: A Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Spreading Because of Climate Change
    Health

    A Rare Flesh-Eating Bacteria Is Spreading Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2019

    The disease is often spread through eating raw oysters. Read more

  • Article: This Striking Photo Reveals the Devastating Impact of Climate Change on Greenland’s Ice
    Environment

    This Striking Photo Reveals the Devastating Impact of Climate Change on Greenland’s Ice

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|June 18, 2019

    About 40% of Greenland experienced melting in the last week alone. Read more

  • Article: Boaty McBoatface Finds Missing Climate Change Link at Bottom of Ocean
    Environment

    Boaty McBoatface Finds Missing Climate Change Link at Bottom of Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 18, 2019

    The submarine was named by an open Internet poll. Read more

  • Article: Pope Francis Just Got Oil Companies to Commit to Cutting Emissions
    Environment

    Pope Francis Just Got Oil Companies to Commit to Cutting Emissions

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 14, 2019

    “There is still hope and there remains time to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.” Read more