2 August 2021
A gaming startup partners with Paralympic athletes and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to roll out the first Paralympics video game.
26 July 2021
Blending old and new, luxury giant LVMH transforms an iconic Parisian department store into an ultra-glam retail and hospitality destination.
19 July 2021
A new venue promises to fully immerse visitors in communal virtual reality experiences.
12 July 2021
A team navigates uncharted waters to deliver a feat of aquatic architecture that appears to defy physics: the world’s first floating swimming pool.
5 July 2021
Mattel’s fashion-forward Barbie doll gets an eco-friendly makeover with a new line made from 90 percent recycled plastic.
28 June 2021
A megaproject partnership could pave the way for a smoother commute—and economic growth—in Kenya’s capital.
21 June 2021
A massive mixed-use development in Bangkok could point the way for multigenerational communities of the future.
14 June 2021
Two iconic brands partner to deliver a tech-fueled, super-immersive amusement park experience.
7 June 2021
A revamped app could help India’s small farms keep their cotton crops safe from insects.
1 June 2021
A new eco-friendly autonomous street sweeper is primed to disrupt the sanitation industry—and clean up deadly urban air pollution.
17 May 2021
Neither controversy nor ancient curses could prevent a spectacular procession of ancient mummies in Cairo.
10 May 2021
The government of Chile and the National Geographic Society go to new heights in a search for answers about the country’s megadrought.
3 May 2021
Looking to offset its environmental footprint, Latin America’s biggest e-commerce player aims to restore the region’s most endangered biomes.
26 April 2021
Finland’s race to decarbonize heats up with an archipelago of thermal batteries—that will double as a recreational park.
19 April 2021
Marking one giant leap for space tourism, a U.S. startup sets out to build an out-of-this-world luxury hotel in low Earth orbit.
12 April 2021
An all-female leadership team leans into positive social impact to reimagine a community hub.
5 April 2021
The makeover of an iconic Tube train could make it more sustainable, reliable and accessible—while also providing a much-needed economic boost.
29 March 2021
It shut down Loon, but Alphabet’s X lab has another idea for delivering internet service to areas deemed too difficult to reach.
22 March 2021
A Spanish city turns its surplus of oranges into green energy.
8 March 2021
A cache of priceless art goes on the move as a team tries to mitigate the risk of rising water levels.
1 March 2021
A school built in under seven days? A team in Madagascar plans to make it happen with 3D printing.
22 February 2021
The Flaming Lips reimagine live shows for the COVID era—giving concertgoers their very own personal habitats.
15 February 2021
An Indian sanctuary offers artists a space to create in nature—and shows a new way to build resiliency into coastal construction projects.
8 February 2021
A Japanese logging company teams up with university researchers to develop the first wood satellite.
1 February 2021
Government leaders and architects in Bogotá team up to reimagine a plaza—using scaffolding to create a safe community meeting place.
18 January 2021
Eat Just serves up a culinary breakthrough in Singapore: lab-grown chicken.
11 January 2021
Norway introduces new travel documents that blend style with substance.
28 December 2020
A U.S. startup reimagines electric cars—using a solar boost and an aerodynamic design to set a new driving range standard.
21 December 2020
Borrowing an idea from autonomous vehicles, a startup uses tech to reenvision how the visually impaired navigate the world.
14 December 2020
With plans for the world’s largest wind-powered freighter, a Swedish shipbuilder is setting off a wave of disruption in the staid maritime biz.
7 December 2020
Targeted insights and an agile delivery help a startup roll out the first LGBTQ+ banking platform in the U.S.
23 November 2020
Pandemic be damned, the Rolling Stones deliver retail satisfaction.
16 November 2020
Alphabet’s “moonshot factory” uses tech to scale farming in a way that could help stop hunger while being less harmful to the environment.
9 November 2020
Retail behemoth H&M combines automation with sustainability to make a major fashion statement.
2 November 2020
A moonshot initiative aims to create an additive construction system for building the first lunar community for humans.
26 October 2020
Part of a new plan to reimagine Japan’s historic Tokiwabashi district, the country’s tallest skyscraper is also a showcase for resilience.
19 October 2020
A new Olympics structure goes for the gold in positive social impact.
12 October 2020
U.K. artist Sacha Jafri’s new record-breaking painting could turn into a philanthropic masterpiece.
5 October 2020
A coronavirus monument in Uruguay would offer a place to mourn amidst the natural world.
28 September 2020
A massive windfarm could help transform Saudi Arabia’s oil-based economy.
21 September 2020
The legendary magazine shows global collaboration is always in fashion—uniting all 26 editions under one theme.
14 September 2020
A home-grown, no-frills machine lets Mexico’s healthcare system quickly respond to pandemic patient needs.
7 September 2020
Plans for the world’s tallest prefab skyscrapers move forward—with a construction method that allows for social distancing.
24 August 2020
A new economic hub—complete with a shapeshifting residential community—aims to position Honduras for the future.
17 August 2020
Alphabet’s new 35-balloon fleet provides Kenya with much-needed internet access.
10 August 2020
A go-to face covering for front-line healthcare workers is reimagined to make it more comfortable—and reusable.
3 August 2020
Lights, camera, action: The first film shot during the pandemic keeps the movie biz rolling.
27 July 2020
The storied auction house transforms its signature sale into a modern digital spectacle.
20 July 2020
A Dutch team hatches a plan for a futuristic henhouse on Rotterdam’s waterways.
13 July 2020
Qatar’s eco-friendly stadium is built to deliver benefits long after the World Cup.
6 July 2020
A French team transforms part of a former submarine base into a larger-than-life art oasis.
29 June 2020
The floating tiny home can be printed in 48 hours.
22 June 2020
China National Space Administration makes a red planet reprise with its Mars rover mission.