Hakai Magazine Audio Edition
Pool-landia (Rebroadcast)

Pool-landia (Rebroadcast)

December 17, 2019

by Egill Bjarnason • For 70 years, Iceland has kept afloat the idea that mandatory swimming lessons save lives, but the policy doesn’t hold water.

The original story, along with photos and video, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Vulture Watcher

The Vulture Watcher

December 10, 2019

by Larry Pynn • One man’s spirited commitment to an underappreciated bird.

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

The Empty Houses That Foreign Aid Built

The Empty Houses That Foreign Aid Built

December 3, 2019

by Sonali Prasad • After the devastation of the 2004 tsunami, aid agencies promised to rebuild Indonesia “better.” Fifteen years later, their failures are all too obvious.

The original story, along with photos, can be found on hakaimagazine.com.