#Profile

  • Article: Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine
    Health

    Meet the Brazilian Scientist Working to Develop a Zika Vaccine

    June 19, 2017 |Johnson & Johnson

    Her team's efforts may one day vanquish the virus. Read more

  • Article: How a College Dropout Plans to Rid the Oceans of Plastic
    Environment

    How a College Dropout Plans to Rid the Oceans of Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy| June 14, 2017

    “Don't tell me we can't clean this up together." Read more

  • Article: The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers
    Citizenship

    The Life and Death of One of Syria’s Most Beloved Minesweepers

    June 12, 2017 |News Deeply

    The 60-year-old destroyed roughly 3,500 mines before one took his life. Read more

  • Article: Here Are All the Adidas Products Made From Ocean Plastic
    Environment

    Here Are All the Adidas Products Made From Ocean Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy| June 2, 2017

    Plastic “upcycling” is the future. Read more

  • Article: This Lake Is Terribly Polluted. But Now a New Shoe Is Helping to Clean It Up
    Environment

    This Lake Is Terribly Polluted. But Now a New Shoe Is Helping to Clean It Up

    By Joe McCarthy| May 31, 2017

    “Lake Taihu could produce enough algae for us to produce a pair of shoes for every [person]." Read more

  • Article: This Refugee Fled Civil War. Now He’s Promoting Peace as a Cop in Atlanta
    Citizenship

    This Refugee Fled Civil War. Now He’s Promoting Peace as a Cop in Atlanta

    By Joe McCarthy| May 15, 2017

    Mach’s astounding case of perseverance is by no means unique. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of America Battles Oil Spills Around the World
    Environment

    This Global Citizen of America Battles Oil Spills Around the World

    By Joe McCarthy| May 10, 2017

    And he has a special request for the next generation. Read more

  • Article: Meet Tia Hatton,  a Global Citizen of America Who's Suing Trump Over Climate Change
    Environment

    Meet Tia Hatton, a Global Citizen of America Who's Suing Trump Over Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy| March 17, 2017 |CHIME FOR CHANGE

    She'll be defending the planet for the rest of her life. Read more