Global Development

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?
We need to know about progress if we’re concerned about the world’s large problems
Longtermism’s perspective on humanity’s past, present, and future
What the world will look like in the year 250,002,018
Surprise in death data: Malaria has a U-shaped death curve
Combining crops and solar panels is allowing Kenya to “harvest the sun twice” 
Elon Musk: Europe should revive nuclear energy