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The award-winning student design that could help save marine animals
An innovative invention that helps wildlife recover from oil spills.
Wool shoes to save the environment
Introducing Allbirds: the comfortable, eco-friendly sneaker.
High school student builds app to help kids make friends
Introducing an app to help navigate the unnerving world of high school lunch breaks.
SuperMeat: The cultured chicken meat of the future
This startup envisions a world where we can enjoy real meat without the guilty conscience.
This engineering student’s invention could revolutionise the renewable energy sector
Lancaster University’s Abigail Carson invents innovative power storage solution.
The Other Side of Palestine by Brian Megens
This photography series aims to present a different picture of life in the West Bank.
British student designs vaccine transportation kit that could save millions
Introducing the Isobar, an ammonia absorption-based refrigerator for vaccines.
IZ Collection: Stylish attire for the mobility impaired
See the adaptable fashion range designed specifically for wheelchair users.
Keep your glasses in place with Nerdwax
This Tennessee startup is making slippery spectacle frames a thing of the past.
Replantable: The start-up striving to make an urban farmer out of anyone
See the novel solution to maintaining fresh produce without garden space.
BoneAid: An innovative approach to healing bone fractures
These Taiwanese students have designed an adaptable splint to aid in medical care during disaster relief efforts.
Indian scientists create device to collect solar energy more efficiently
This new CSIR development may pose a solution to land restraints and solar energy production in India.
S’CoolBeans: the “stealth-health” sandwich spread
Students develop nutritious alternative to Nutella in South Africa.
Waste Not: Aliza Eliazarov turns trash food into works of art
This photographer is highlighting the global food crisis with her images of salvaged food.
Body Love: The adult colouring book challenging how we see our bodies
This Canadian artist is championing body positivity.
Mapping the invisible world of microbes with bees
How insects are helping a team of scientists and designers understand our microbial surroundings.
Reimagining feminism on Bitch Planet
The patriarchy becomes a literal prison in this refreshing, feminist comic series.
Breeze Yoko unveils latest work 'Boniswa'
The Johannesburg-based street artist's latest work is a tribute to the black girl child.
Oneware: The one-hand only kitchenware
Singaporean Industrial Design student creates a range of utensils to aid those with disabilities in the kitchen.
AdrenaCard: the epinephrine auto-injector that fits in your pocket
Student duo develop a sleek new way for patients to self-administer life-saving medicine.
IDENTITY: The prosthetic replacements for fingerprint authentication
Design student creates rubber fingertips to better protect your privacy.
XCollektiv: Resisting gentrification through art
The controversial ‘Wanted’ series continues to both galvanize and provoke.
Kosovo’s visually arresting road to the Olympics
These images capture the Kosovo Olympic team as they prepare to make history.
The Jolt Sensor: detecting concussions in young athletes
This thumb-sized, wearable sensor is making sport safer.
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