In the World

Closeup of a wavy U.S. flag. With so many advantages and strengths, the U.S. towers over its rivals worldwide, despite misperceptions of the threats from China and Russia, says a Tufts political scientist
November 21, 2019 Large Image
With so many advantages and strengths, the U.S. towers over its rivals worldwide, despite misperceptions of the threats from China and Russia, says a Tufts political scientist

If you read the headlines on any given day, it seems like the United States is headed for a fall, as rivals China and Russia push their weight...

Police officers in Senegal stand with shields as they receive training in crowd control. Fletcher School graduate Querine Hanlon leads assistance programs to help make nations’ military and police forces more effective and accountable, as part of broader efforts in security sector reform.
November 20, 2019 Large Image
Fletcher graduate Querine Hanlon leads reforms to make nations’ military and police forces more effective and accountable

If you give a soldier in Senegal night-vision goggles and teach him how to use them, will that make his country safer? What if you provide masks...

Sika Henry on a stationary bicycle training with six-time Ironman World Champion Dave Scott.
November 19, 2019 Large Image
A serious bike accident hasn't held back Henry, A05, who is a triple threat on the race course

Look fast or you might miss Sika Henry speeding by on a bike. Or on foot. Or in the water. Henry, A05, is a triathlete who has her sights set on...

Two brothers stand with their employees. The brothers behind the Farida Group give every employee their cell phone numbers, wear uniforms to work, and refuse to promise jobs to their kids. It just might keep the family enterprise afloat.
November 18, 2019 Large Image
The brothers behind the Farida Group give every employee their cell phone numbers, wear uniforms to work, and refuse to promise jobs to their kids. It just might keep the family enterprise afloat.

The Farida group started in 1957 as a single tannery that shipped semi-finished leather to England from the South Indian town of Ambur. Today the...

An illustration of an ice cream cone. Using microflora, alum Ryan Pandya and Perfect Day are creating animal-free dairy.
November 18, 2019 Large Image
Using microflora, alum Ryan Pandya and Perfect Day are creating animal-free dairy

When Ryan Pandya, E13, went vegan, he missed cheese so badly that he once drove thirty minutes out of his way to visit a bagel shop that offered...

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