Environment

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. 

 
5 January 2018
Ski Resort Expansion Plan Riles Bulgaria Premium

Campaign to protect UNESCO heritage area finds support in Sofia and cities throughout Bulgaria.

 
14 December 2017
Caspian Sea Breakthrough in the Offing? Premium

The five Caspian states will (probably) sit down to resolve the sea’s status next spring, although Iran may (possibly) raise difficulties.

 
6 December 2017
Russia's Tearful Isotopes
Russian atomic regulator's foray into meme-making fails to quench rumors of nuclear leaks. From Global Voices.
By Christopher Moldes
 
21 November 2017
Russia Confirms Radiation Incident Premium

Source of radioactive cloud that spread as far as France in September has not yet been identified.

 
20 November 2017
Changed Status of Central Asian Big Cat Might Have Been Premature Premium

Although no longer endangered, snow leopards remain on the list of threatened species.

 

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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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