Disrupting climate change: 13 tech innovators helping to save the planet
From wringing water from air to weaving clothes with zero waste, these climate heroes are pushing the boundaries of technology to decarbonize and detoxify the earth.
Fashion's hottest trend: sustainability—from dumpster dives to biocouture
The year 2023 is shaping up to be when sustainability is sexy. Here are some of the innovative ways creatives around the world are making fashion a little more green.
These are the real dangers of the sports betting boom for young men
Wagers on March Madness is up five-fold this year, as sports betting booms. Experts worry a surge in gambling addiction, depression and suicide will follow.
From medical advances to Disney magic, 23 things to look forward to in 2023
Newsweek's annual round-up of the events, innovations, products and developments that will inform, inspire and delight us in the New Year.
New Alzheimer's drug brings hope, tough choices for patients, caregivers
For those now grappling with Alzheimer's, lecanemab holds out the promise of slowing the disease's progress. Are the modest benefits worth the risks?
Spirits, souls and celebrations: a look at spooky season around the world
It's that time of year when spirits from the other side are thought to mingle with the mortals. Here, some ways people celebrate spooky season around the world.
From Spas to Starbucks, These Shipping Containers Are Taking On New Lives
Shipping containers have a lifespan of 10 to 15 years when used to transport freight across oceans. Here, a look at some that have taken on second lives.
Angling for A's: Quirkiest College Campuses
Some of the most innovative architecture is implemented on college campuses, where students learn from the past and grow from new perspectives.
From a 5000-Egg Omelette to Chocolate Dresses, the Best in Food Festivals
Try Mooncakes at China's Mid-Autumn festival, watch an effigy burning at Russia's Maslenitsa and more at these upcoming food events.
From Boca to Bogotá, Retiree Havens That Are Lively, Laid-Back or Luxe
Looking to retire? These places offer all of the essentials and unique activities to match your lifestyle.
Flower Festivals Blooming Around the World
Around the world, green thumbs are gearing up for a series of flower festivals and expositions. Here are the perennials worth making a trip.
Immersive Theme Parks Where You're the Main Character
Rides aren't the main attraction at these quirky amusement parks. Instead, visitors become part of the experience.
Title IX Timeline: 50 Years of Milestones, Firsts and Notable Achievements
On the fiftieth anniversary of Title IX, Newsweek takes a look at the evolution and impact of this landmark legislation.
Celebrate LGBTQIA+ Pride All Year Long: 10 Queer Hotspots
Pride month is just around the corner, but you don't need to wait to celebrate. Here, some of the spots where celebrating inclusivity is an everyday occasion.
Summer Music Festivals Are Making a Big Comeback in 2022: 10 Top Picks
After two years of cancellations and postponements, global music festivals are back in a big way. Here are some of the most anticipated summer events.
How to Reach a Human in Customer Service.
Getting a real person on the phone to help with a customer problem at a big company can be frustrating, but there are a few tricks that work.
How to Beat the Highest Price Hikes On Food, Clothing, Travel, Cars, More
Record-high prices are likely to stick around all year, experts say. Here are creative ways to save on the everyday items that have risen the most in price.
Recent Surge in Banned Books Targets Titles With Focus on Race, Sexuality
This year, the American Library Association (ALA) reported the highest number of book challenges and removals since it began keeping track 20 years ago.
Oscar-Worthy Film Locales—the Global Settings for This Year's Top Movies
Here are some of the award-worthy places around the world that set the scenes for the top films nominated for this year's Academy Awards.
Augmented Reality Shakes Up Retail with Digital Makeup and Fashion
From small companies to high-end luxury brands, the fashion industry is betting on big AR technology to drive sales and decrease returns.
Brands Amp Up Rewards with Backstage Passes, Exclusives, Freebies and More
With customers increasingly willing to stray, brands are upping their loyalty game.
Dishes Foodies Will Travel the World For
From the comforting laksa of Borneo to the vegan's paradise of Israel to an affordable Michelin-star spot in Hong Kong, here are some of the dishes worth taking a flight.
Extreme Winter Sports for Adrenaline Junkies
Whether you prefer your adventures on land or water, there's a sport to pull you out of your comfort zone this winter and get your adrenaline bumping.
Chain Reactions: How Supply Shortages Are Creating a New Normal
Nearly nine in 10 Americans have been negatively impacted by supply chain challenges. Shoppers' new credo: "Available in stock is everything."
As Pandemic Shifts Loyalties, Shoppers Favor Brands that Share Their Values
The pandemic is reshaping Consumer Behavior. Shoppers have more choices than ever — and what they want are brands that share their values
Boost Your Immune System: Tried-and-True Remedies from Around the World
'Tis the season: cold and flu season, that is. Try incorporating some of these foods into your diet, and give your immune system an extra boost.
Intangible Cultural Heritage Traditions to Celebrate Around the Globe
In a time of rapid globalization, UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage list serves to recognize and celebrate cultural diversity and highlights how traditional ways of life interact with the contemporary world. From the navigation skills of Micronesian wayfarers to a thousand-year pottery tradition carried by women in northern Peru, here's a snapshot of this year's list.
Holiday Displays Worldwide That Bring Beauty and Cheer to Wintry Days
Bask in the joy of the holiday season with some of the world's most festive holiday displays—rfom a floating tree in Brazil's Rodrigo de Freitas lagoon, to a menorah lit by ice-skating rabbis in Budapest, to Thailand's lantern festival and more.
22 Great Things in 2022: Adele in Vegas, the COVID Pill, World Cup and More
A look at the events, innovations, technology, sports and arts that will bring us joy next year.
Around the World With Chocolate
From chocolate spa treatments to Valentine's Day Hershey kisses, here's a sampling of cocoa treats and traditions around the globe.