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September 8, 2017

A New Cancer Treatment Could Be More Effective Than Chemotherapy

Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD) Scientists have discovered a new process to kill cancer cells, called Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD), that can get rid of […]
September 8, 2017


NOW IS EXACTLY the time to talk about climate change, and all the other systemic injustices — from racial profiling to economic austerity — that turn disasters […]
September 8, 2017

We’re Nowhere Near Prepared for the Ecological Disaster That Harvey Is Becoming

Three decades of bad decisions have led us to this moment. It is the Christian thing to do in the middle of tragedies like the one […]
September 8, 2017

Making seawater into drinking water with the help of the sun

In Morocco, a big new solar-powered plant for turning seawater into drinking water is being built. Is the business case for renewable-energy-powered desalination technology becoming strong […]
August 24, 2017

Rosario Dawson: 4 Brands That Help Me Shop Responsibly

We’re living in an interesting time, one that is both uncertain and exciting. When it comes to fashion, I don’t think there has been a moment that has […]
August 20, 2017

Using Public Art to Get Beirutis to (Re) Consider the Bicycle By Nathalie Rosa Bucher

The bicycle is revolutionary because…. It has the ability to address a lot of our problems all at once and in a very simple way: The […]
August 20, 2017

The Gift of Gardening Young Refugee Children Grow to Learn

Text By Nathalie Rosa Bucher Photos By Zaher Grow to Learn & Rita Chami   A distant prayer call wafts through the classroom. A woman in […]
August 11, 2017

Food Matters from Rooftops to Gardens

By Nathalie Rosa Bucher     Some tables are turning in Lebanon as consumers change the way they procure their food, wanting to know about where […]
August 11, 2017

Sorting out the Problem Bikfaya’s Bi Clean

Text and Photos by Nathalie Rosa Bucher   While her colleagues across the country share many of her challenges, Nicole Gemayel, mayor of Bikfaya-Mhaiydseh, has had […]
August 11, 2017

Long-Term Productivity: A Comprehensive Approach Bankmed’s Corporate Social Responsibility Framework

In recent years, Bankmed’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) involvement has developed from direct donations, aimed at community projects, to a diversified and integrated sustainability program. This […]