Andaman Rising

Andaman Rising When the Asian tsunami hit southern Thailand in 2004, the sea that had sustained the region for generations – the Andaman – rose…

Intended Consequences

Intended Consequences During the 1994 genocide, Rwandan women were subjected to massive sexual violence, perpetrated by members of the infamous Hutu militia groups known as…

Prison Valley

Prison Valley Welcome to Cañon City, Colorado. A town in the middle of nowhere with 36,000 souls and 13 prisons, one of which is Supermax,…

Memories of Sugar Hill

Memories of Sugar Hill In a time of discrimination and segregation, young people growing up in an area of Harlem known as Sugar Hill right…

Highrise

Highrise HIGHRISE, a multi-year, multi-media, collaborative documentary project about the human experience in global vertical suburbs. View the project

The Human Family Tree

Queens, New York is only one small corner of the world, but it is diverse and represents the sum of our human journey so far.…

Construction Deaths

Construction Deaths Construction workers had been dying at a rate of one every six weeks in the $32 billion building boom on the Las Vegas…

William and the Windmill

William and the Windmill His name is William Kamkwamba, and his story is nothing short of remarkable. Using scraps from a local junkyard in Malawi,…

Alabama’s Homeboys

Alabama’s Homeboys For three years, L.A.’s Homeboy Industries, a nationally recognized gang intervention organization, has sent a select few of its members on an extraordinary…

Determined Divas

Determined Divas Determined Divas, a Rochester-based initiative, offers troubled city girls who are gang members or have been in gangs a precious commodity: Hope. The…

The Final Flight

The Final Flight Disaster Strikes a Venerable Spacecraft Smoke rose over East Texas from what was believed to be debris from the space shuttle Columbia.…