The California Dream is made possible by old water and big water. Unfortunately, the former doesn’t care about us, and the latter’s running dry.
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Two men, separated by more than 150 years, discover the folly of attempting Western-style capitalism in Micronesia.
A father’s undiagnosed dementia reveals a family’s vulnerability.
The author gets a crash course in health care pricing after having his urethra fixed.
An adventure on the Beringia, a dog sled race stretching 685 miles over Russia’s frozen tundra.
On driving (and walking) in the Middle East – from Syria to Lebanon, across Saudi Arabia to Dammam, in a taxi through war-torn Beirut.
What American towns named Paris can tell us about the French.
Patsy Cline’s hometown and the debate over her legacy.
Wandering a Detroit reduced to “crackhouses and churches” with “outlaw biker Jesus” Pastor Steve.
In the days following Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination, more than 100 cities experienced significant civil disturbance. In New York, everyone expected riots. What happened next.