Global Development

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?
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