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Jamaica leads in Richard Branson-backed plan for a Caribbean climate revolution

Masaō Ashtine, University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and Tom Rogers, Coventry University After hurricanes Irma and Maria tore through the Caribbean in 2017,...

Want to help after hurricanes? Give cash, not diapers

Julia Brooks, Harvard University Some companies and community groups didn’t wait for Hurricane Florence to make landfall before organizing donation drives. But as a researcher...

Natural selection in action: Hurricanes Irma and Maria affected island lizards

Colin Donihue, Harvard University The Turks and Caicos anole is a small brown lizard found running through the undergrowth in the Turks and Caicos Islands....

Drug shortages pose a public health crisis in the US

Sharona Hoffman, Case Western Reserve University On June 12, the American Medical Association announced that drug shortages pose an urgent public health crisis. This crisis...

New hurricane season jeopardizes Caribbean recovery: 5 essential reads

Catesby Holmes, The Conversation June 1 marks the beginning of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season – an ominous date for the Caribbean region, where many...

Puerto Ricans aren’t giving up on Christmas

Evelyn Milagros Rodriguez, University of Puerto Rico - Humacao Leer en español. Some say Puerto Rico has the longest Christmas in the world. For Puerto Ricans,...

Will Puerto Ricans return home after Hurricane María?

Alexis R. Santos-Lozada, Pennsylvania State University Even before this year’s devastating hurricane season, the team of demographers I work with at Penn State and the...

Why Puerto Rico is getting the brunt of ‘donor fatigue’

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Climate politics: Environmentalists need to think globally, but act locally

Nives Dolsak, University of Washington and Aseem Prakash, University of Washington As President Trump pivots from a failed attempt to overhaul health care...