Orb tells stories that challenge our assumptions and unite us around our human story.

We are fusing massive data analysis with knowledge from the crowd and professional reporting to build a new kind of journalism that better serves the public. We’re just getting started and we’re glad you stopped by. Check out our stories, discover what we’re doing and join us in building a new kind of journalism.

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Orb featured on A Path Appears

New York Times' Nick Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn's new project, A Path Appears, features Molly as a guest blogger.

One World. One Story.

Just like the duck and the hare, once you see the world as a connected whole, you can’t “unsee” it!

Excess Baggage

No country in the world sends more nurses to work abroad than the Philippines. From a Finnish language class in Manila to the halls of a Helsinki hospital, we find out what's lost when a skilled worker migrates to another country, and what can be done about it.
Audio story, 7 minutes, 17 seconds.

Orb: The Journey Begins!

Molly Bingham at TEDxSMU

The story of how we got here and a look at where we're going.

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No Place Like Home

In Sweden it’s 28 percent. In Nicaragua, 29. In Uganda it’s 59 percent. Whether you call it “domestic violence”, “partner violence” or “intimate partner violence” there is one key reality: It’s everywhere. This is the story we want to share.