#Google

  • Article: Google Backs Plan to Map Pollution Coming From Every Power Plant in the World
    Environment

    Google Backs Plan to Map Pollution Coming From Every Power Plant in the World

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 21, 2019

    The effort could be a key tool in the fight against climate change. Read more

  • Article: Apple and Google Will Investigate Saudi App Used to Prevent Women From Traveling
    Girls & Women

    Apple and Google Will Investigate Saudi App Used to Prevent Women From Traveling

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 14, 2019

    Activists say Absher enables men to further control women under guardianship laws. Read more

  • Article: This Teenager Is Telling Her Truth of Living With HIV to Encourage Other Young People to Get Tested
    PartnerHealth

    This Teenager Is Telling Her Truth of Living With HIV to Encourage Other Young People to Get Tested

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 1, 2018

    Lihle Bhebhe stars in a series of 360-degree virtual reality films, created by Google and UNAIDS. Read more

  • Article: Google Changes Its Sexual Harassment Policies After Employee Protest
    Girls & Women

    Google Changes Its Sexual Harassment Policies After Employee Protest

    By Jerica Deck|Nov. 9, 2018

    The #GoogleWalkout pushed Google to take a step to address inequality. Read more

  • Article: How Giving People Free WiFi Actually Can Help End Extreme Poverty
    OpinionFinance & Innovation

    How Giving People Free WiFi Actually Can Help End Extreme Poverty

    By Neku Atawodi-Edun|July 30, 2018

    Google's new initiative in Nigeria is more powerful than you might think. Read more

  • Article: Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya
    Citizenship

    Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 20, 2018

    Google’s sister company Loon is behind the initiative. Read more

  • Article: Google Is Teaming Up with the UN to Fight Water Loss
    Environment

    Google Is Teaming Up with the UN to Fight Water Loss

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Jasper Lo|July 19, 2018

    The tech giant will create the massive database to help countries reach environmental SDGs. Read more

  • Article: Every Google Search You Do Contributes to Climate Change
    Environment

    Every Google Search You Do Contributes to Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 7, 2018

    Finding out the name of that thing from that one time is ecologically expensive. Read more