Jason Beaubien appears in the following:
Monday, February 18, 2019
The collapse of the health care system in Venezuela is having ramifications throughout Latin America. Disease outbreaks across the continent are being linked back to Venezuela.
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Prasenjeet Yadav wants his photos to make people care about the environment — whether it's grasslands vanishing in southwest India or windmills taking over a lizard's habitat.
Friday, February 15, 2019
Refugees are fleeing to try to get health care. And disease outbreaks across Latin America are being linked back to Venezuela.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Despite being the world's second largest economy, China continues to borrow heavily from the World Bank. Some critics of the bank and China say that should change.
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
The once impressive medical system has crumbled dramatically in Venezuela's ongoing crisis. Measles is resurgent; HIV patients aren't getting drugs. Even catheters are in short supply.
Thursday, January 31, 2019
From an economic standpoint, China does not need World Bank loans. So why is it still a top borrower?
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
The African nation is one of the poorest in the world. But it's driving out some aid groups that are offering help.
Thursday, January 03, 2019
The parasitic infection schistosomiasis affects 200 million people a year but is deemed a "neglected tropical disease." A new study pays attention, comparing drug treatment with cups of wormwood tea.
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Scholars at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum say that mass killings follow predictable patterns. They're using a computer model to track where the next genocide is likely to occur.
Monday, December 03, 2018
Measles cases rose sharply last year around the globe according to a new report from the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Mexico and the U.S. send cattle back and forth, so much so, that a head can cross the border multiple times before reaching its final destination.
Friday, November 09, 2018
The market for beef explains a lot about what works about the relationship between Mexico and the U.S.
Friday, October 19, 2018
President Trump promised to slash regulations. How has he done?
Thursday, October 04, 2018
Gregg Gonsalves dropped out of college, drifted around, became a health-care activist and epidemiology professor — and is now the recipient of a 'genius grant.'
Friday, September 28, 2018
Hassan Abedin is on the go at the U.N. General Assembly trying to get diplomats to focus on the plight of the Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. "My Fitbit is just screaming," he says.
Monday, September 24, 2018
For the elderly, a flood can turn into an eviction notice. They're often on fixed incomes and can't afford repairs.
Saturday, September 22, 2018
For some residents of North Carolina, severe flooding from Hurricane Florence came while they were still trying to recover from Hurricane Matthew, which struck in 2016.
Thursday, September 20, 2018
As flood waters continue to rise in some parts of North Carolina, migrant farm workers are struggling, and at times scared to get help.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Monsoon floods won't stop these kids from going to school in Bangladesh — especially if the school comes to the student!
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
A U.N. report shows that the number of people around the world who aren't getting enough to eat has been increasing by millions since 2014.