Stories about Ideas from March, 2016
Meet the Jamaican Entrepreneur Who Found a Way to Make ‘Going Green’ Fulfilling, Socially Responsible, and Even Profitable
How did one Jamaican entrepreneur help water-challenged families in Flint, Michigan? Jovan Evans proves that developing eco-friendly ideas can benefit both people and the planet, while being profitable.
Demand for renewables is growing in a country where the Soviet-era energy system is visibly wilting.
An international group of volunteers is creating an online map of all the places in Ukraine where people say they feel happy.
"With every story I remembered," writes Syrian activist Marcell Shehwaro, "the certainty that I was a person who neither kills nor wants to kill was gradually shrinking."
"I was always told it was better to be lighter, but no this is my skin and I love it #unfairandlovely"
A unique sculpture appeared in Skopje, the capital of Macedonia, on March 9: a monument to the antidepressant Diazepam (also known as Valium).
"But here's the thing: I'm okay with disagreeing with things I see online. More than that even; I want to see things I disagree with online."
Macedonians tackle massive election fraud involving phantom voters and other "ghouls" through creative protest and combing the online Voters' Registry.
"The series shows an under-represented community. The aim was to show the cultural richness of this community."