Hakai Magazine Audio Edition
France’s Deadly Seaweed

France’s Deadly Seaweed

February 11, 2020

by Lorraine Boissoneault • Fueled by agricultural runoff, rotting seaweed on Brittany’s beaches is becoming an environmental and public health emergency.

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

An Ecologist Organizes the World

An Ecologist Organizes the World

February 4, 2020

by Ann Finkbeiner • Jane Lubchenco helped change the field of ecology by making the science useful to society.

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

You Never Forget the Smell

You Never Forget the Smell

January 28, 2020

by Christopher Pollon • Remembering one of North America’s last whaling stations.

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

Embracing the Weirdness of Waterless Waterways (Rebroadcast)

Embracing the Weirdness of Waterless Waterways (Rebroadcast)

January 21, 2020

by Jude Isabella • The drought in California has created an obsession with water, but sometimes, no water is just fine.

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

Treasure Fever

Treasure Fever

January 14, 2020

by Jill Neimark • The discovery of a legendary, lost shipwreck in North America has pitted treasure hunters and archaeologists against each other, raising questions about who should control sunken riches.

The original story can be found on hakaimagazine.com.

Marine Protected Areas: May or May Not Include Actual Protection

Marine Protected Areas: May or May Not Include Actual Protection

January 7, 2020

by Brian Payton • Awesome in theory, often messy in practice.

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

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.

Picking Up the Bones

Picking Up the Bones

November 26, 2019

by Sasha Chapman • Moving burial grounds before the sea takes them away is painstaking and expensive. Why do we do it?

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