The idea of the Anthropocene cannot be dismissed as a Western invention

View of Earth as photographed by the Apollo 8 astronauts during their lunar orbit mission. The images from Apollo 8 created a new iconography, and gave man a sense of a new whole, a new ontology of …
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BK Student Wins National Award For Epileptic Safe-Space Invention

Brooklynite and Pratt grad Uma Smith’s invention, inspired by her own history with seizures, was chosen from submissions across the country. (Provided by James Dyson Award.) CLINTON HILL, BROOKLYN …
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WATCH: Novi boys bring invention to ‘Tonight Show’ Fallonventions

Two local kids appeared on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” on Tuesday night to show off one of their inventions. In the segment dubbed “Fallonventions,” 9-year-olds Graham Long and Tyler Parks, …
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‘Make48’, PBS’s 48-hour invention series, is back with Art Institute, U. of I. students

In a world of reality competition series, “Make48” stands out because winners are content not to get a prize at the end. Viewers will find out why during Season 3 of the PBS series, “Make48” — the …
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This clean energy invention runs on nothing but cold, night air

When Hurricane Dorian smothered the Grand Bahamas and Abaco Islands for 41 hours this month, it knocked out power and plunged nearly 70,000 people into darkness. Two years ago, Hurricane Maria smashed …
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Aditi Mittal: Mother of Invention review – fun with ‘fempowerment’

When Aditi Mittal made her UK debut two years ago, it was with a lightweight guide to India for outsiders. You get a sharper picture of her native country from her new show, Mother of Invention – …
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