Author Archives Bill Rockwood

Locked Up In America

How Much Time U.S. Prisoners Spend in Solitary

The U.N. says anything longer than 15 days is abusive. Most stays start at 30 days, but one Louisiana man has spent 42 years so far.

Secret State of North Korea

Inside Kim Jong-un’s Military Shake-Up

What happened to top North Korean officials before and after a leadership purge.

Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria

A Superbug Outbreak at NIH

How one of the nation’s most prestigious research hospitals struggled to contain a deadly drug-resistant bacteria.

Syria at War

Interactive Map: A Valley At War

The Orontes river valley tells the story of Syria.  Here, neighbor is fighting neighbor.

ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America

Remembering the Lost

  Below are photographs featured in ENDGAME: AIDS in Black America of some of the many people — artists, writers, … Continue reading

Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown

Fukushima Reactor Damage May Be Worse Than Previously Thought

The damage to reactor two at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant may be more more serious than the Tokyo Electric … Continue reading

Dropout Nation Outreach

Get Involved

Hundreds of thousands of students dropout of high school every year. FRONTLINE is working with our partners in public media … Continue reading

Inside Japan's Nuclear Meltdown

Video: Inside the Fukushima Reactor

In an attempt to look at the damage inside one of its failed Fukushima reactors, the Tokyo Electric Power Co. … Continue reading



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