Environment

20 April 2018
Fears of Radiation Leak From Flooded Ukraine Mine

Kyiv and Washington are calling on Ukrainian separatists not to stop the pumps in a mine where a small nuclear bomb was detonated in 1979.

 
27 March 2018
Can’t See the Georgian Forest for the Trees Premium

Jokes can be serious business here, as an incident involving a television anchor, Orthodox zealots, and the country’s richest person reveals.

 
13 March 2018
Misplaced Praise Premium

U.S. support of coal in Kosovo contradicts future health and prosperity.

By Noah Kittner and Daniel M. Kammen
 
15 February 2018
Kazakhstan, China Dip Toes Into Transborder Water Issues Premium

Negotiations underline the quandary of distributing Central Asia’s vast water resources fairly.

 
12 February 2018
German MEP Could Become ‘Persona Non Grata’ in Bulgaria Premium

Coalition partner says ‘green jihadist’ should be kicked out of the country for interfering in domestic affairs.

 
9 February 2018
Coal-Tainted Air Smothers Kosovo Premium

Government says that after years of promising to shutter a filthy power plant, real action is on the horizon.

 
2 February 2018
Beetles Chomp Down Belarusian, Polish Forests Premium

The infestation is but one symptom of a pestilence spreading across the northern hemisphere.

 
26 January 2018
‘Smog Vacuum Cleaner’ to Turn Krakow’s Pollution Into Jewellery Premium

But the Smog Free Tower is unlikely to solve Poland’s pollution problem, caused by its heavy reliance on coal.

 
9 January 2018
Smog Chokes the Balkans Premium

As heating is turned up to beat the mid-winter cold, the Balkan peninsula is grappling with a well-known foe: suffocating levels of air pollution. 

 

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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

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