Most Recent Content from: Joe McCarthy

  • Article: Texas Detention Center for Migrant Children Compared to 'Prison'
    Citizenship

    Texas Detention Center for Migrant Children Compared to 'Prison'

    By Joe McCarthy|June 14, 2018

    The mere act of detaining an innocent child is considered a human rights violation. Read more

  • Article: AI Drones Are Helping Us Tackle Our Ocean Plastic Problem
    Finance & Innovation

    AI Drones Are Helping Us Tackle Our Ocean Plastic Problem

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    They’re mapping out the problem so people can take action. Read more

  • Article: Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now
    Water & Sanitation

    Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    City officials are urging residents to keep conserving water. Read more

  • Article: Africa's Most Ancient Trees Are Dying Due to Climate Change
    Environment

    Africa's Most Ancient Trees Are Dying Due to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    The massive trees can live thousands of years. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Kids Just Attended the First-Ever Ocean Plastic Bootcamp
    Environment

    Hundreds of Kids Just Attended the First-Ever Ocean Plastic Bootcamp

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    A bootcamp to save the world. Read more

  • Article: Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea
    Citizenship

    Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    Most North Korean workers earn between $2 and $3 per month. Read more

  • Article: These Sheep Are Being Bred to Burp and Fart Less — to Save the Planet
    Environment

    These Sheep Are Being Bred to Burp and Fart Less — to Save the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    It could have a major impact on greenhouse gas emissions. Read more

  • Article: US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    US and Japan Refuse to Sign G7 Pact Against Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|June 11, 2018

    “The facts are clear. Our oceans are a mess.” Read more