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Nov 24, 2015 12:59 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
The U.K. government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are creating a 1 billion pound fund to combat malaria and other fast-spreading infections diseases. →
Nov 24, 2015 02:30 PM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Hunting is pushing African elephants toward rapid extinction. A new HBO documentary explains why. Continue reading →
Nov 20, 2015 03:26 AM ET
Inhaling toxic fumes from cooking fires and kerosene lamps prematurely kills 3 million people a year — more than malaria and HIV combined.
Nov 17, 2015 03:32 AM ET
Although 600 million people live without electricity in sub-Saharan Africa, Seeker Stories met three inspiring Tanzanians who have found unique ways to hack the energy crisis.
Nov 17, 2015 10:21 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Africa has become a laboratory for new kinds of electricity microgrids, nanogrids and other systems that rely on low-cost, renewable energy sources.
Nov 16, 2015 09:16 AM ET
Around the world, rates of malaria infection have been steadily dropping. Is this the beginning of the end of the malaria parasite?
Nov 11, 2015 07:47 AM ET
From the Somali Civil War to the Darfur conflict, more than two-dozen turbulent clashes plague Africa.
Oct 29, 2015 11:20 AM ET //
Widespread poisoning and targeting by poachers are decimating their numbers.
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