Not Impossible Now

Ocean Expeditions: News from The Ocean Cleanup and Oceanographer Julia Reisser

In just a few years, The Ocean Cleanup has come a long way. It was four years ago that then teenager Boyan Slat introduced his soon-to-be viral ocean cleanup concept during a TEDx Talk, and in 2013 The Ocean Cleanup was founded. Below, read about a few of their incredible recent milestones along the road to the Pacific Cleanup, which they plan to start in 2020. A special thanks to Oceanographer Julia Reisser...
Americans for the Arts

We Love You: Photographer Bryon Summers Honors 1,000+ Black Males

Photographer Bryon Summers is traveling around the country with his camera in hand, taking intimate portraits of more than 1,000 Black males of all ages for his We Love You project. Summers aims to dispel the often dehumanizing and negative stereotypes of Black males portrayed in mainstream media. Summers wants to remind Black males of all ages that they belong, they are seen, and most importantly, that they are loved...

The 2015 World Education Forum and Gender Equality in Education

The 2015 World Education Forum took place May 19-22 in Incheon in the Republic of Korea, with an aim to plan for the next 15 years of global education policy and a goal to develop “equitable and inclusive quality education and lifelong learning for all by 2030.” The forum had 5 key themes: the right to education, equity in education, inclusive education, quality education, and lifelong learning. Participants included government representatives from over 100 countries, as well as members of many