An ‘Atlas for the End of the World’ loading...
An ‘Atlas for the End of the World’
Dozens of colourful new maps and graphics show where urbanisation is most likely to conflict with biodiversity.
Your Old Cell Phone Can Help Save the Rain Forest loading...
Your Old Cell Phone Can Help Save the Rain Forest
National Geographic Explorer Topher White has created a clever way to listen for sounds of illegal logging.
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See the Ancient Water Tunnels Below Iran's Desert
The combined length of the thousands of tunnels is about the same as the distance between the Earth and the moon.
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India Launches Massive Push for Clean Power, Lighting, and Cars
While President Trump wants to revive America’s coal industry, India is embracing renewables, LED lighting, electric cars, and more.
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Top 10 Green Buildings of 2017
Innovative designs incorporate renewable energy, recycled materials, the well-being of occupants, and even a World War II-era hangar.
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A 360-Degree View From the World's Tallest Building
Our photographer used interactive images to capture Dubai's towering heights.
4 Things You Need to Know About the Approved Keystone XL Pipeline loading...
4 Things You Need to Know About the Approved Keystone XL Pipeline
The big infrastructure project may have important impacts on climate, animals, and people. Here's how.
How a Pacific Island Changed From Diesel to 100% Solar Power loading...
How a Pacific Island Changed From Diesel to 100% Solar Power
The island of Ta'u in American Samoa now boasts a solar microgrid from Tesla's SolarCity.
See Mammoth 'Hole' Open In This Lake loading...
See Mammoth 'Hole' Open In This Lake
Drone footage captured a mesmerising spillway that began draining water after this lake experienced record rainfall.
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A Chemical Plant in India is Producing Baking Soda From CO2 Emissions
It won’t singlehandedly save the planet, but it’s a lot better than releasing carbon dioxide into the air.
Historic Pictures Show the Hidden Women of the Space Race loading...
Historic Pictures Show the Hidden Women of the Space Race
Gifted in math, these African-American women were shattering stereotypes during the earliest days of NASA’s mission to the moon and beyond.
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NASA Releases Cool Designs For Mars ‘Igloos’
A simple ingredient for shielding future Mars explorers from space radiation could be good old water ice.
About the Show

Floating on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, is the Louvre Abu Dhabi. Designed by star architect Jean Nouvel, this Arabic-inspired museum is built is association with the Louvre Paris to house over 400 priceless masterpieces. Shading the gallery buildings is a massive steel dome, weighting 7,000-tons – a feat of engineering never achieved before. The Louvre Abu Dhabi is a visionary piece of architecture, ahead of its time, and quite possibly a work of art in its own right.

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