What Would Happen if the Whole World Went Vegetarian at Once?

Globally, meat consumption is actually on the rise. But what would happen if it just dropped to zero?

Off-Grid Power Solutions in Africa to Present a $3.1 Billion Market for Investors

The fastest growth in the off-grid energy market is likely to be in Africa.

Vote or No Vote, Macedonia is Screwed

Macedonia doesn’t get to vote in the election. But they’re still greatly affected by it.

Meat-Lovers vs. Vegetarians: A War of Cultures

Nutrition is cultural. And so is meat.

Gaycation: The Global Gay Experience

Ellen Page documents how gay people live around the world with “Gaycation.”

Reimagining the Internet as a Mosaic of Regional Cultures

The way you think of the internet is probably a lot different from the reality.

Social Norms Aren’t Global Norms: Coming to Terms with My Version of Masculinity

When your society has taught you to doubt your masculinity, discovering that other cultures accept you for who you are can be liberating.

Drastic Measures Needed to Save Us From Ourselves

Latest OECD report indicates how much work is still required to save us (and the environment) from ourselves.

How the Energy Landscape in India is Quickly Changing

Solar prices in India could fall below that of coal within 5 years.

Why Do I Have to Tell the Republican Party the Opportunity Immigration Reform Presents

The immigration system is broken. I’ve got an idea. Let’s fix it.

Aftermath of Violence: Focusing On What’s Important

As we try to make sense of the recent terror attacks around the world, let’s not forget the power of our ability to stay connected.

On Global Campuses, Academic Freedom has its Limits

On global campuses, academic freedom has its limits.

Why A 4 Degree Global Temperature Rise Is The New Game In Town

Anthony Horton on how important it is to pay to attention to the rising rates of the Earth’s heat.

Viral Video Spoofs the Most Popular Sport in the World

See why both fans and non-fans of soccer around the world are cheering for the greatest fictional goalie of all time—Scott Sterling.

Let’s Argue About Something

Ken Goldstein wants to argue—-but also wants to know the point of the argument.