Beenish Ahmed is a multimedia journalist and contributor at LadyBits. She’s a former Pulitzer on Crises Reporting grantee to Pakistan, NPR Kroc Fellow in Washington, DC, and Fulbright Scholar to the United Kingdom.


Underwater rover Nereus was lost to the deep last month, and it's not the first. But the oceans’ hidden secrets reveal why sending millions of dollars of machines is still worth it.