[The Best American Science and Nature Writing (2015)]
In "Waiting for the Light," Jake Abrahamson follows the journey of Ritu Raj Verma as he attempts to bring portable light through lanterns to India. According to Verma, Indian villages like Jangaon are completely stagnant with the sun goes down and they are without electricity to provide light.
Both Abrahamson and Verma work to provide accessible light to rural villages in India. This article details the hardships and history as to providing light to the villages is difficult.
The article was selected by Rebecca Skloot as one of the "best" science and nature writing pieces for 2015. In brief, what do you think led her to view Abrahamson's article as one of the best?