In Texas, neighbors experiment with oyster gardening to help rebuild reefs damaged by Hurricane Ike.
Barren landscapes in Galveston, Texas are now thriving with new varieties after Hurricane Ike spread seeds to the area.
New Orleans will never be the same. Neither will Americans' view of government's role in disasters.
Galveston's largest employer, a university hospital, will cut 3,800 jobs.
Volunteers with the charity group use converted school buses to prepare food for the needy – currently in a part of Louisiana still reeling from hurricane damage.
Prejudice lingers, but there’s evidence it’s becoming a thing of the past.