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14 Crazy Skyscrapers From The Future, Designed To Solve Real Problems

Agus Echague

Most skyscrapers don't do much more than house people or offices, but one day, they could also help solve problems like urban pollution and waste collection.
The skyline in 50 years coul be full of buildings that are more than just stacks of offices: These designs fight fires, recycle plastic, and suck pollution out of the air.
For the last nine years, eVolo Magazine has held a competition for the problem-solving skyscrapers of the future. Here are a handful of this year’s ideas.

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