Critical Distance connects audiences with nature—and each other
A new augmented reality (AR) experience—an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History this fall—brings a marine ecosystem to life, allowing audiences to connect with orcas in an entirely new way.
How can you build your tech resilience?
Resilience, or the ability to recover quickly from challenges, is an essential part of success in any field. But when it comes to tech, students are rarely taught these skills in school, making it hard to thrive on the job. Microsoft is launching a new mentoring program to change that—and build a more inclusive future for the tech industry.
Gaming for Inclusion
This September, Special Olympics launches “Gaming for Inclusion”—an annual virtual gaming experience bringing together athletes of all abilities to showcase the power of inclusion.
Breaking Modern Loneliness with Lauv
Musician Lauv brings together artists and creators to talk about mental health in times of isolation.
My blue thoughts
Mental health conditions are quietly affecting a growing number of us worldwide. Now more than ever, we have the opportunity to remove the stigma of asking for help. Musician Lauv is tapping into technology to help break that stigma.
Illuminating the discoveries of Nobel Prize-winning women
Women who changed science is a new online experience that celebrates women who are transforming science and the world as we know it today.
Creating connections with Dear Evan Hansen
Dear Evan Hansen is a groundbreaking musical exploring isolation in the age of social media. Now, it’s sparking a new initiative that’s empowering teens to build more meaningful connections in their daily lives.
I don’t have a job, I have a mission
Tech entrepreneur ShaoLan writes about how understanding a culture leads to understanding its people.
Meet Franz Gastler, founder of Yuwa
Through soccer and school, Yuwa empowers girls to discover their self-worth for a brighter future in one of the world’s most challenging regions: Jharkhand, India.