How Ebola Hit the Wall

Looking at Art, Touch, Death

Stephen Doe took two months to paint this mural in one of the busiest street of Monrovia, Liberia. DIY communication campaigns like his were fundamental in stopping the spread of Ebola in Western Africa.

Lost at the Border

Immigration

One third of migrants who die while trying to cross the US-Mexico border never get buried. Diego’s body now rests in the cemetery of Acatlán de la Cruz thanks to a plastic prayer card that he always kept in his pocket.

Dying languages and the Andamanese birds

Dec 17, 2013

How birds are some of the last speakers of an Andamanese language.

Dying languages, cruise ships and Yaghan

Dec 08, 2013

The world's last surviving Yaghan has found a way to make money with her native tongue.