This version of The Emphasize is a imagined experiment: What if some of the remedies to our most urgent challenges, from local climate transform to public wellbeing crises, could be identified by reimagining previous ideas and outmoded technology? The upcoming is nearer than we believe — we just require to rethink what we by now know, whether that’s the meat we consume, the workplace spaces we have not returned to, or the batteries powering the electrical car revolution.
Our structures are producing us unwell
Here’s how to resolve them — and what is acquiring in the way.
By Keren Landman
Within the fantastical, pragmatic quest to make “hybrid” meat
Hybrid cars gave way to electric motor vehicles. Could “hybrid meat” do the exact for beef and pork?
By Kenny Torrella
Less than the hood of the electric powered automobile revolution
In the EV era, aged automakers are finding out new methods.
By Rebecca Heilweil
The finish of a battery’s lifetime matters as considerably as its starting
People are awful at recycling. Electric vehicles are a likelihood to modify that.
By Rebecca Leber
The squandered potential of garbage dumps
Toxic landfills are emblems of environmental injustice across the US. Cleanse power can remake them.
By Neel Dhanesha
The foreseeable future of the business office is a lab
What is going to happen to the workplace house we no for a longer time have to have?
By Rani Molla
Editors: Samantha Oltman, Adam Clark Estes, Libby Nelson, Izzie Ramirez, Brian Resnick, Bryan Walsh
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