Hadrian’s Wall

A new robot named ‘Hadrian’ shows how quickly automation will disrupt the global workforce.

Passion for Preservation

A feeding of wild deer shows the depth of Germany’s passion for environmental preservation.

Twilight in Venice

Venice is being threatened by rising sea levels, pollution, and excessive tourism. It will take a lightning bolt of engineering and commercial ingenuity to save it.

The Exotic Entrepreneur

A trip to East Asia reveals an agricultural disequilibrium. For some entrepreneurs, that spells money.

Hope Under Pressure

The world is locked into a supercomputer arms race. This is exactly what we need right now.

Finding Focaccia

Overcoming my doubt about the efficacy of this Italian savory treat to satisfy my hunger, Tricia and I stepped into a hole-in-the-wall in Italy’s southern city of Bari to procure a slice. The experience was more than I bargained for.