We’re not going to stop making plastic any time soon. But to prevent that plastic from spreading everywhere, we need to do a better job managing it. A recent conference brought together experts to think of some easy ways to do just that.
Masdar City--Abu Dhabi’s $18 billion experiment in high-tech, low-resource living--got a ton of press when it was announced. Now that it’s up and running, is it living up to its promise?
This infographic crunches data on maternal health, economic status, education, contraception use, and other factors to show where women are doing well and where their lives can be exceptionally hard.
See just how damaging (and how hard to shake) smoking is in this new series of infographics.
Have some aerial photography you need done? Drones aren’t just for hunting terrorists anymore. Soon, you’ll be able to buy and launch your own UAV for cheap.
Forty years from now, how much will energy cost? What will happen with the climate? Most importantly, will you be richer?