The Relentless Din of Egypt’s Capital

July 5, 2008 5 Comments

Cairenes find their health threatened by dangerously high noise levels.  Jon Jensen heads to Tahrir Square – one of the loudest places on earth – to see how bad it’s gotten. Originally published by Time Magazine on July 5, 2008.

Egypt Wins 2008 Africa Nations Cup

February 10, 2008 No Comments

Egypt beat Cameroon 1-0 Sunday night off a goal from Mohamed Aboutrika in the 77th minute, successfully defending their 2006 title while earning a record 6th African championship.

A Lift of Faith

January 13, 2008 3 Comments

Take a look at the mp3-fitted travel prayer box for Cairo’s notorious elevators, one of the most popular technology items among many conservative Muslims in Egypt’s capital.  Originally produced for and published by Current TV on January 13, 2008.