Ocean exploration has been the Cousteau family business for three generations. In this fascinating Q&A, aquanaut Fabien Cousteau discusses everything from why we need underwater cities to what it’s like to beat your grandfather’s world record.

A Q&A with Khalida Brohi of the Sughar Empowerment Society in Pakistan.

Can eating a root take you back to your roots? Find out with these two delicious manioc recipes from Brazilian chef Teresa Corção of the restaurant O Navegador.

Esta Soler and Leslie Morgan Steiner talk about the NFL and how to end domestic violence.

Zak Ebrahim is the son of a terrorist. Phyllis Rodriguez lost her son on 9/11. In an inspiring conversation, the two share their personal histories of lives devastated by violence — and rebuilt by tolerance.

Illustration by Dawn Kim.

What should we do with the quiet kids? A conversation with Susan Cain on the future of classroom education.

Outrage In Missouri Town After Police Shooting Of 18-Yr-Old Man

Eric Liu wants to make civics “as sexy as it was during American Revolution.” The key to that: teaching everyone the basic skills of power. Here they are.