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Master Planners: Why Philadelphia's Navy Yard is a Leader in Sustainability Strategies

With its Master Plan update, the Navy Yard pushes the envelope on green development and stormwater management.

Kush Parmar

Pennsylvania Has Enormous Untapped Potential for Investment, Says Venture Capitalist Kush Parmar

5AM Ventures recently led a $23M investment in a Radnor biotech firm. Principal Kush Parmar discusses the investment and PA's venture climate.

Ken Fink of Wondergy

Wondergy: Providing the Energy for STEM to Take Root

Marketing entrepreneur Ken Fink combines his loves for science, education and theater into a fast-moving, deep-diving interpretation of scientific explanations.

Ghost of the Walls

Philadelphia artist's 3D murals will enliven vacant spaces using light, sound and video

This fall, artist and curator Sean Stoops will invite the whole city to 'Animated Architecture,' an immersive 3D video installation series.


Philadelphia Startup at the Forefront of a Consumer Electronics Revolution

Want to roll up a tablet computer and slip it into your pocket? A marvelous new carbon material developed at UPenn could make that a reality.

2013 Who's Next Grammys

It's in the Bag for Pennsylvania Artists at The Grammys

A boutique publicist and a music producer from Philadelphia are working on a Grammys week fundraiser in Los Angeles.


High-End Apartment Project Displays Gritty Kensington's Potential in Philly

These guys are transforming an industrial relic into loft living, a magnet for urban pioneers.

Invisible Sentinel

Startup's High-Tech Food Safety Tool Attracts Attention and Investment

Imagine if testing for tainted food was as simple as checking a handheld device. Pennsylvania innovator Invisible Sentinel is making that happen while saving lives.

Judy Wicks talks local economies

KE-TV: Building Local Living Economies with Pennsylvania's Finest

When Judy Wicks and Drew Arata talk sustainability, people should listen. Their efforts in Philadelphia and Media, respectively, have had impacts beyond their region.

Tristin Hightower

Invite Only: The Force Behind Girl Geek Dinners

This Philadelphia tech maven's events make even techies-in-training feel comfortable.

Paul Graziani

Inventing the Marketplace: Analytical Graphics Inc. Plots Growth

A software company that began in a living room in 1989 now has 250 employees, $50M in annual sales and a flagship product with wide-ranging applications. Read more.


Making Marketers More Agile

When Ben Franklin funded the company $250,000 in 2008, it had three employees. Now it has over $20M in investment and 130 employees. Read more.

Science Center turns 50

Innovation Nation: The Science Center turns 50

From its perch in University City, Philadelphia, the Science Center continues to invent the future.

Postgreen's FRANK project

Postgreen: See What Philadelphia's Modern Urban Planners Are Developing Next

Two of the firm's affordable, energy efficient and mixed-use projects are coming to Frankford Ave.

Victoria Greene

Every Murder Is Real: Philadelphia 'Healing Center' Advocates for Victims' Families

Victoria Greene channels a mother's anguish into services for the families of homicide victims.
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