The photojournalist Gaël Turine spent two years documenting the socioeconomic repercussions of the wall separating India and Bangladesh. A look at the photos: http://nyr.kr/1drZ8Ly
Above: August 9, 2012. Birampu region, Bangladesh. A passenger is waiting on a train for his local contact to bring him Indian goods—clothes, toys, medicines, sunglasses, and spices. He will then sell them in another city. However, he must be very careful of the Border Guard Bangladesh (B.G.B.), whose members arrest traffickers.
Before starlings roost, their maneuvers create mesmerizing aerial displays. To achieve synchronicity, each bird shadows seven of its nearest neighbors. EARTHFLIGHT: Europe on NATURE on PBS (check local listings) or watch the full episode of EARTHFLIGHT online.