Instead of stopping climate change, is it time to adapt to it? A new book by the director of PopTech looks at how our society can create ways to survive enormous, unanticipated disruptions of any kind, and keep going.
Along with a plan to get people from Boston to New York in under two hours, Amtrak just revealed its vision for what its super-fast trains might look like. Behold the future of super-fast U.S. rail travel.
When the business landscape isn’t just corporation versus corporation, but corporation versus real human being, our values are going to be forced to change.
Land ownership is an important factor in getting people on an upwardly mobile path. But how much land do you need to own? Less than you would think.
The idea of the standard is to make sure that electronics are easy to take apart so they can be recycled. But Apple doesn’t want you messing with the guts of its products, and that means recyclers can’t get inside them, either.
Want to wipe away disease in Africa? You need to start with better sanitation. And this toilet paper rolls up both your own cleanliness and a donation to that cause into one convenient package.
People thrive when exposed to the outdoors. But most offices can’t offer employees beautiful vistas of streams and fields. Sky Factory’s video screens give office drones a little taste of the outside world, and potentially make them happier and more productive in the process.