PRI's The World

A Liberian pastor tries to stop the spread of Ebola, one house at a time

Monday, August 04, 2014

Liberian Pastor Peter Flomo has seen the effect of Ebola in his own congregation. Now he's on a mission to stop its spread with handwashing. He thinks a $15 plastic bucket filled with water and bleach may help.


The Brian Lehrer Show

The Modern Bathroom Stinks

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Vacuum toilets, composting toilets, toilets you have to squat over — these are all preferable to our current models, according to TreeHugger managing editor Lloyd Alter. He says our toilets are unsustainable and even bad for us. How far would you go in re-designing the modern bathroom?

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The Brian Lehrer Show

State of the World's Mothers

Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Worst places in the world to be a mom: Congo, Somalia. Best: Finland. USA: Meh.

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