Board games, interactive theater help a Virginia community plan for the...
The New River Valley community in rural Virginia found creative ways to ensure that progress and growth take into account how resources are used.
Inventions of 2022
Several U.S. companies released inventions during 2022 with a mission to help others or improve the environment.
U.S. charges Iranians in massive international hacking scheme
Iranian hackers linked to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps broke into computer systems of more than 300 universities worldwide and stole valuable research, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
Harvest rainwater, help the environment
A Mexican group, Isla Urbana, is collecting and cleaning rainwater for households, schools and health clinics, and changing lives.
Help rural women, help feed the world
Greater prosperity and more food can come from simple things. Better seeds, a little credit and a road to market will empower rural women.
5G mobile broadband is coming. Here’s what it means.
The arrival of 5G mobile broadband is just around the corner. Learn how this superfast, fifth-generation technology will change the world.
U.S. to infuse Green Climate Fund with additional $1 billion
President Biden has pledged $1 billion to the Green Climate Fund. Learn how that money will help countries most vulnerable to climate change.
A fix for latrines in Bangladesh
Despite Bangladesh's remarkable sanitation progress, faulty latrines still endanger health. A low cost public-private partnership tackles that problem.
First lady focuses on Africa’s children, wildlife, antiquities
Melania Trump's Africa trip took the first lady from a hospital to schoolrooms and ancient landmarks as she drew attention to the needs of children.