March 2022 saw the closing of the much-delayed Expo 2020 in Dubai. While it remains to be seen whether anything that was on show in the desert will go on to change the world, it wouldn’t be the first time if it did. We’ve rounded up the most influential inventions to make their debuts at Expos past.
This infographic is taken from issue 45 of Delayed Gratification magazine, and back issues are available online – and make a wonderful gift, if we do say so ourselves. Incidentally, we also offer gift subscriptions to our magazine.
A slower, more reflective type of journalism”
Jam-packed with information... a counterpoint to the speedy news feeds we've grown accustomed to”
A leisurely (and contrary) look backwards over the previous three months”
Quality, intelligence and inspiration: the trilogy that drives the makers of Delayed Gratification”
Refreshing... parries the rush of 24-hour news with 'slow journalism'”
A very cool magazine... It's like if Greenland Sharks made a newspaper”
The UK's second-best magazine” Ian Hislop Editor, Private Eye
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