Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

South Asia

A NATO helicopter bringing relief supplies to Kashmir, Pakistan after the 2005 earthquake. (Rik Vanoijen/Flickr)
Connecting Resource Conservation to Economic Development
Juniper Neill speaks about her work on environmental issues as a Natural Resources Management Officer in the Foreign Service of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), part of the U.S. government. more
Photo courtesy flickr/seier+seier+seier
Geometry and Islam
This exercise explores why geometric patterns appear throughout the Islamic world and how to use geometric principles to create patterns. more
Many people question whether it is ethical to profit from life-saving medicines. (John Thomas Loh/Flickr)
Copycat Cure: Affordable Medicine
Should medicines be priced so that people in developing countries can afford them? more
While SARS has faded from headlines, the world is worried about outbreaks of bird or swine influenza. (Shambalileh/Flickr)
Close Calls: The Story of SARS
Lessons learned from the response to the SARS, Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, 2003 outbreak can help us better prepare for future pandemics. more