Month: August 2010

August 31, 2010

China prepares to divert a lot of water

Last month during my month-long trip to China I had a chance to learn a little about chronic water shortages and the Chinese government’s grand plans to keep the thirst of northern cities like Beijing slaked. This story for National Geographic News is the product of that little thought venture. More China stories to come soon.

August 23, 2010

Story on climate change and displacement in Global Health

I have neglected to update this website with my recent work and I do apologize for that. My excuse? None. But I hereby pledge to post my stories as they are published in a more consistent fashion starting today.

I recently wrote a story for the Climate & Health issue of Global Health on how climate change may end up displacing people and creating waves of what some call “environmental refugees.” Read it here.