We track four people on their journey.
What's the cost of South Korea's drinking culture?
13 Oct 2013 09:27 GMT | Environment, Africa, US & Canada, Canada, United States
Canada's plans to bury nuclear waste near the Great Lakes is causing controversy both at home and in the US. The lakes provide drinking water to about 40 million people.
Al Jazeera's Daniel Lak reports from the town of Kincardine.
Source: Al Jazeera
Leaks found in six underground storage tanks at Hanford nuclear reservation in US state "disturbing", officials say.
Environment, US & Canada, United States
Country plans to solve problem of disposing radioactive waste permanently by using tunnels.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, Europe, US & Canada, Finland
West Bengal long suffered cancerous effects of arsenic-laced water, but projects to provide clean water show promise.
Health, Poverty & Development, Environment
Muslim fashion designers reflect on a rapidly growing industry.
Arts & Culture, Islam, Business & Economy
Americans' passports could be seized if they owe more than $50,000 in taxes, but could this law be unfairly applied?
Business & Economy, United States, Politics
How peat swamp destruction in Malaysia is causing devastating health problems and irreversible environmental damage.
Environment, Climate Change, Climate SOS
Over 100 people are still thought to be trapped inside collapsed building after Saturday's powerful quake in Tainan.
Humanitarian crises, Taiwan, Earthquake, Asia
German chancellor to meet Turkish leaders as tens of thousands of Syrian refugees remain stranded at border with Turkey.
Middle East, Syria, War & Conflict, Turkey, Humanitarian crises
South Koreans drink twice as much liquor as Russians, but is this national obsession with alcohol reversible?
Health, Asia, South Korea
How improving relations between communist Cuba and the capitalist US will change the lives of people on both sides.
Politics, United States, Cuba
Mayotte is a magnet for Comoros islanders who risk their lives crossing hazardous seas in search of a better life.
Poverty & Development, France, Refugees
A three-part series looking at the history of France's black community and their long struggle for recognition.
Politics, US & Canada, France