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How did we mess up antibiotics?
Investigating global developments, issues and affairs.
Why don't we care about Yemen?
Why is the world not focused on the death, destruction and famine in Yemen?
How is space changing earth?
What motivates the global space race - power, prestige or social progress?
Why has the crisis in Kashmir lasted so long?
For 70 years India and Pakistan have fought over Kashmir. What has fuelled the violence?
Should We Rethink the Ban on Child Labour?
Most countries have pledged to ban child labour – but is this the best approach?
How can we feed 11 billion people?
The world’s population is set to grow to 11 billion. Can we feed this number of people?
What’s next for Sudan?
Is the country heading towards democracy or another autocratic regime?
How did K-Pop conquer the world?
Why some of the world’s most successful bands are not singing in English.
Can You Reduce Central American Migration?
More and more families from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador are travelling to the US
Will China crack down on Hong Kong?
This summer Hong Kong has witnessed its largest ever protests. How will China respond?
Is the deep ocean the answer to some of our biggest problems?
Humanity has many problems. Does the solution to some lie deep beneath our oceans' waves?
Is Germany OK?
It’s known for precision and punctuality, but Europe’s engine is slowing down.
Why Are We Having Less Sex?
Porn, smart phones and the ‘slutty transmitter’.
Why does Donald Trump seem to have such a problem with the truth?
Examining some of the many false or misleading claims made by the US president.
Why the race to build a quantum computer?
Why governments and corporations are racing to build the first workable quantum computer.