Photo essay

13 Haunting Pictures of Cairo After the Massacre
Cairo, August 20-29
September 03, 2013

As his plane descended into Cairo, photographer Michael Christopher Brown thought of video games.

Heartbreaking, Stunning Infrared Photography from The Congo
July 23, 2013

Throughout 2012, Irish photographer Richard Mosse and his collaborators traveled the Democratic Republic of Congo, taking video and photographs of rebel groups.

Aleppo's Forgotten War

As the uprising to oust Syrian President Bashar al Assad moves into its third year, the citizens of Aleppo remain unsure of when or how the fighting will end.

Mortal Beloved
The extreme perils of motherhood in Sierra Leone
April 04, 2013

For thousands of women in Sierra Leone, motherhood remains a war zone.