Technology is advancing so quickly, it seems that every steep challenge has a surprising solution. Here, CNN innovation correspondent Rachel Crane takes a look at eight big ideas making life better every day.
About this project
Build Tomorrow is dedicated to celebrating engineers and their innovations making our lives better each day. Whether it’s nanotechnology to tackle the challenge of clean drinking water, a state-of-the-art exoskeleton helping the disabled walk again or a bomb-sniffing robot, the tools and creativity of modern engineering are expanding in life-changing ways.
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About Rachel Crane
Rachel Crane is a CNN Digital correspondent who covers innovation and pop culture. She has interviewed everyone from Elon Musk to famed futurist and Google’s director of engineering Ray Kurzweil. She studied astrophysics and rocket science at Princeton University before graduating with a bachelor’s degree in religious studies. She also received a master’s degree in news and documentary film from New York University.