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And how do villagers extract copper from bedrock?
As Pyongyang and Washington toy with nuclear war, some question whether the Obama administration pushed the war games too far.
From mining to use to disposal, digital gadgets pose risks to health and the environment.
Labor and human rights advocate Charles Kernaghan meditates on the world's most dangerous jobs.
Former Obama administration advisor Kevin Sabet weighs the pros and cons of America's drug strategy.
Four decades after President Nixon declared war on drugs, nearly everyone agrees it's time for a truce.
Five questions with MIT professor Jim Walsh on what North Korea's nuclear detonation means for China, the US and global security.
Mokhtar Belmokhtar, alleged mastermind of the hostage seizure at the BP gas facility in Algeria, has long been a formidable and elusive foe.
A primer on what you need to know about the Beltway bomb bruising Obama's honeymoon and threatening the economy.
Commentary: As the East Coast struggles with floods, fires and blackouts, does it really need Campbell's soup?
…and it won't cost taxpayers a dime.
Analysis: By attacking Obama over Ambassador Stevens' death, the GOP is helping terrorists.
If you're under 30, or if you have kids, this chart should make you shudder.
After losing ground for four decades, middle America increasingly looks doomed. Here's how it happened.
Romney campaign charges that Obama has failed to get tough on China currency manipulation.
The Romney campaign charges President Obama with calling Assad a reformer as he kills thousands of Syrians. Is this fair?
Analysis: Despite universal condemnation, Jim Lehrer was an unusually effective debate moderator. Here's why.
In fact, exports are stronger than ever. But it's the 1 percent who are profiting.
Born of idealism, Syria’s war is now a battle over Iran and the Sunni vs. Shiite rivalry.
Q&A: Ruchir Sharma, Morgan Stanley’s emerging markets chief, explains China’s slowing growth, rising labor costs and the myth of the underperforming consumer.