NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE

Innovative science & technology

Our design team has worked on multiple art direction projects for National Geographic,
including a “Big Ideas” series focused on world-changing innovations.


© National Geographic, Art by Stefan Morrell


Mars2-980px

© National Geographic, Art by Stefan Morrell

What would happen if we could no longer inhabit Earth? Could we move to Mars and make it our new home? Some scientists think it’s possible, but the process of transforming the red planet into an oxygenated, blue-and-green realm would take time.


NGM-Mars-sketch-980px

An early concept sketch helped pitch the original idea.



DETAILS FROM OTHER BIG IDEAS

Carbon capture


© National Geographic, Art by Joe Zeff Design


© National Geographic, Art by Joe Zeff Design


Mini-nukes


© National Geographic, Art by Joe Zeff Design


© National Geographic, Art by Hiram Henriquez


Anti-viral drug research


© National Geographic, Art by Bryan Christie Design


© National Geographic, Art by Bryan Christie Design


Desalination


© National Geographic, Art by Bryan Christie Design


© National Geographic, Art by Bryan Christie Design


Earthquake resistant housing


© National Geographic, Art by Bryan Christie Design


© National Geographic, Art by NGM Maps