#Extreme Weather

  • Article: 16 Photos of Extreme Weather and Stunning Celebrations This Week
    Citizenship

    16 Photos of Extreme Weather and Stunning Celebrations This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Jasper Lo|July 6, 2018

    Monsoon rains and heat waves in both hemispheres had people struggling to cope with the weather. Read more

  • Article: 14 Truly Moving Photos From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Truly Moving Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|June 29, 2018

    From protests to asylum seekers on boats, these photos offer a glimpse into a world in flux. Read more

  • Article: 6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power
    Environment

    6 Months After Hurricane Maria, More Than 100,000 Puerto Ricans Are Still Without Power

    By Phineas Rueckert|March 20, 2018

    Some won’t have power until May. Read more

  • Article: Tens of Thousands of Dead Sea Creatures Just Washed Up on UK Beaches
    Environment

    Tens of Thousands of Dead Sea Creatures Just Washed Up on UK Beaches

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 6, 2018

    And apparently it’s all to do with the “Beast from the East.” Read more

  • Article: How Bill Gates Is Helping Lift 100 Million Farmers Out of Poverty
    Food & Hunger

    How Bill Gates Is Helping Lift 100 Million Farmers Out of Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    Crops need to be more nutritious and resistant to extreme weather conditions. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days
    Education

    Puerto Rican School Erupts With Cheers After Electricity Comes Back on for First Time in 112 Days

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 18, 2018

    “No pare, sigue, sigue!” Read more

  • Article: 'Historic' Bad Weather Cost US a Record-Breaking $306 Billion Last Year
    Environment

    'Historic' Bad Weather Cost US a Record-Breaking $306 Billion Last Year

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 9, 2018

    From Texas to Puerto Rico, here’s how much damage extreme weather caused last year. Read more

  • Article: It Snowed in the Sahara — And the Photos Are Insane
    Environment

    It Snowed in the Sahara — And the Photos Are Insane

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 9, 2018

    This is the third straight year the Sahara has seen snow. Read more