In Southeast Asia, the malaria parasite has been steadily building resistance to the drug that's used to treat it. This scary news, but even worse: the resistance is on the verge of spreading into densely populated India.
When you ask someone about Burma, they will describe a striking, mysterious, and culturally rich country. Most of us won't ever travel to Southeast Asia, but we can still get a taste of the intrigue with the Dreams of Burma app.
Emergency communications kits destined to help the clear-up of the Burmese cyclone have been held up by the Asian country's military junta. A five-man team from NGO Telecoms Sans Frontieres has been waiting all week for its entry visas from the
turds powers that be of the brutal regime. And, until the visas are…