Residents of Rusinga Island in Kenya experiment with renewable energy innovations, environmentally friendly farming, tree planting, and other efforts aimed at improving the island’s environment, creating jobs, and overcoming shortages of food and water.
Filmmaker Peter Firstbrook traces Barack Obama’s family back 700-plus years to the Sudan.
The invasive water hyacinth plant has been impossible to remove from Lake Victoria, where it is killing fish, but Kenyans have turned the plant into a variety of lucrative products.
Readers write in about the US Civil War and Africa's agricultural promise.
Forty years later, Paul Theroux returned to Africa where he began writing.
Last month, a team of four ethanol experts from Brazil visited the East African country as part of a program to share advice.