Cool Jobs: Planet protectors

Scientists develop new technologies that will make future cities more sustainable

By Alison Pearce Stevens, 10:43 AM June 21, 2012



This is one in a series on careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics made possible by support from the Northrop Grumman Foundation.


What will the future bring? It’s impossible to know for sure, but a number of people are imagining some pretty amazing changes. Many of these forward-thinkers are working to make the future more sustainable. They envision a world where people would live in ways that don’t use up resources and that allow humans and nature to comfortably coexist...

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