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The people, places, and projects that inspire wonder today.


Exploring Colorado's Historic Hot Springs Loop

There’s no better time to visit Colorado’s steamy hot springs than in winter.
Biospherians (left to right): Jane Poynter, Linda Leigh, Mark Van Thillo, Taber MacCallum, Roy Walford (in front), Abigail Alling, Sally Silverstone, and Bernd Zabel posing inside Biosphere 2 in 1990.

Launching Spaceship Earth

The true, stranger-than-fiction, adventure of eight visionaries who spent two years quarantined inside of a self-engineered replica of Earth’s ecosystem called Biosphere 2. Premiering May 8th.