The Story Behind the Eiffel Tower’s Forgotten Competitors

The world's fair has always stoked some wild ideas.

Eureka! The Big Innovations That’ll Change the World

Eureka!: An OZY original series on the next big innovations and the brains behind them.

The Rise of Dementia Villages — The Happiest Places on Earth?

Coming soon to a memory care center near you: old-school diners, retro barbershops and vintage cars.

Try Not to Land in Purgatory or Jail at This Abandoned Biblical Park

To take this pilgrimage, you have to be willing to break a few rules.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

India Reverts to Building Mud Homes to Fight Climate Change

Faced with a rise in extreme weather events, some architects in India are looking to revive ancient mud house construction.

How to Find Calm and Culture in Delhi's Version of Central Park

This 90-acre park greets visitors with gorgeous grounds and carefully restored heritage buildings.

This Glass Room With a View Is the Star of a New Film

Spend 90 minutes in the chrome-and-concrete Czech modernist masterpiece, Villa Tugendhat.

A Park Over a Lake? Welcome to the Future of Asia's Public Spaces

Asian megacities are finding innovative new fixes to urbanization’s destruction of traditional public spaces.

From Barcelona to Lima, He's Breathing New Life Into Empty Buildings

Fernando Palazuelo, a Spanish restorer of historic architecture, is making cities’ pasts their future.

Freed From ISIS, Cities Design Different Dreams for the Future

Battling a lack of funding and political apathy, Marawi, Mosul and Kobani are trying to build modern cities from the rubble.


When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

Braille Fence at Naples Castle Offers Stunning 'View'

This wall breathes life — physically and poetically — into an incredible look at the city.

The Architect Racing to Save Algeria’s Earthen Castles

Yasmine Terki has made it her mission to preserve one of the world’s largest concentrations of earthen “Berber castles.

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