Jacob Baynham
Jacob Baynham

Jacob Baynham is a freelance journalist based in Montana. He traveled to Kazakhstan on a trip organized by the International Reporting Project.

Foreigners
Sept. 2 2013 11:15 AMFrom Russia, with RadiationKazakhstan’s steppe was ground zero for the Soviet Union’s atomic bomb. What does a nuclear wasteland look like? Wyoming.
Foreigners
Sept. 18 2009 7:11 AMMuddy WatersAre U.S. shipping companies still sending their clunkers to the toxic scrap yards of South Asia?
Foreigners
Feb. 15 2011 10:51 AMMen Who Made a DifferenceA tribute to Tom Little and Dan Terry, two of the aid workers killed last August in Afghanistan.
Dispatches
Feb. 3 2009 1:05 PMCome Hell or High Water, the Burmese Junta EnduresAung San Suu Kyi is the world's most effectively sidelined leader.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.