December 2010: The 100 Best Innovations of the Year

Including a portable oasis, road-ready speedboat, the world's tallest building, and more

Best of What’s New

Innovation of the Year

The AquaPro Groasis Holland Waterboxx

[Grand Awards


A Leg Up
For a crutch inventor, injury is the mother of invention

A New Way of Flying
How a record-breaking pilot made it through the night in a sun-powered plane

Cement From Thin Air
A biologist’s plan for radically reducing carbon emissions



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