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Wednesday, October 28, 2015
The Math Behind the Migration
This brief article clearly illustrates the number of refugees coming out of Syria. Click here to read more.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Rich Images From the Developing World
A photography contest captures beautiful images of daily life in the developing world. Click here to view more.
Friday, October 16, 2015
Asylum in America
What is the difference between refugees and asylum seekers? How many of each does the United States take in? How does that compare historically or to other countries? Read here to find out.
Monday, October 12, 2015
Light Rail Fail
Public Transit is an important part of infrastructure in most major cities. What makes it more efficient and practical in some places than others? Why does light rail work better in "legacy" cities than sun belt cities? Read here to find out.
Friday, October 9, 2015
How to stop an epidemic
This week was the first without any new cases of ebola. Read here about Dr. Jalloh and his team. Their hard work and innovations in the treatment process changed the course of the ebola epidemic.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
In one month Islamic State produced well over 1,100 pieces of propaganda. These videos, social media posts and pamphlets are used to help them keep a grip on the areas they now control. Read all about their purpose, content and impact here.