Global Development

Starlink: SpaceX’s new internet service could be a gamechanger in Africa
Fighting poverty with direct cash payments
5 ways to cope with increasingly intense heatwaves
How child mortality fell from 40% to 3.7% in 200 years 
A historian identifies the worst year in human history
A world map of start-up ambitions
How to be a techno-optimist
This starchy wondercrop could help alleviate food insecurity
Why Africa’s newest super-bridge is in the continent’s weirdest border zone
Where does the plastic in our oceans come from?