Articles by Donald McNeil Jr.



Professional Designs For the World's Poor

  • 01 June 07
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
""A billion customers in the world,"" Paul Polak told a crowd of inventors recently, ""are waiting for a $2 pair of eyeglasses, a $10 solar lantern and a $100 house.""

AIDS Initiative to Slash Cost of Drugs

  • 07 April 04
  • NEW YORK TIMES SERVICE
Four organizations with an interest in international health announced this week that they would join forces to help more than 100 countries get inexpensive generic AIDS drugs and discounted AIDS tests.