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The environmental impact of cobalt mining

Children walk near Kipushi, a traditional mining city in the heart of Congo’s mining sector. (Lena Mucha) Women carry crops home near Kipushi. (Lena Mucha) In Congo’s sun-scorched and dusty south, thousands of miners scour underground tunnels hunting for cobalt….

Who and what to watch in Italy’s election

Activists with CasaPound, a far-right movement turned political party, wave flags during an election campaign meeting at the Pantheon square in Rome on March 1, 2018. (Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images) MILAN — Silvio Berlusconi’s right-wing coalition, which has the best chance…