Anthropology / Everything Human

Gold Glimmers in the Amazon

Borderlands

  • amazon gold mining

    Gold Glimmers in the Amazon

    Daily life in the remote gold-mining camps of the Amazonian rainforest is difficult, dirty, and sometimes treacherous. But that’s only part of the story.

  • The Birth Whisperers of Timor-Leste

    In a country with one of Southeast Asia’s worst infant mortality rates, one clinic is striving to bring improved birthing assistance to local women.