Researchers created souped-up algae that can thrive outdoors Algae can be used for anything. You can grind it into cattle feed or squeeze it into jet fuel. You can even make it into algae butter. For algae-based
This year's first place winner is the Mashambas skyscraper, a vertical farm tower that would be able to feed an entire town in sub-Saharan Africa. The conceptual skyscraper could also be disassembled,
Who's ready for some space fries? Thanks to the International Potato Center (yes, there is such a thing), when Leonardo DiCaprio travels to Mars IRL, as he is planning to do, his diet could include some
When necessary, the US military employs devices containing ultra-sensitive sensors that can detect if a bomb will explode nearby. Now, oddly enough, that same technology is being used to monitor and grow
From Singapore to the USA and all around Europe, Edible Innovations profiles food makers that engage in improving the global food system at every stage, from production to distribution to eating and shopping.
Instead of growing crops in sunny fields or greenhouses, some companies stack them and grow them in old, dark warehouses with UV lights — saving water and harvesting produce faster. In an old carpet factory
The city is planning a 250-acre agricultural district, which will function as a space to work, live, shop, and farm food. Called Sunqiao Shanghai, it will include new public plazas, parks, housing, stores,