Articles and researches

October 28, 2020

University in Germany designs an alpine hut from reeds

A team of craftspeople and students from the University of Stuttgart’s Institute for Building Material, Building Physics, Building Technology and Design have created an alpine hut designed from sustainable, […]
October 28, 2020

Zeabuz is launching a self-driving electric ferry in Norway

Norwegian company Zeabuz has announced that it will be launching a self-driving ferry next year. This zero-emission ferry was first developed in 2018 by researchers at […]
October 28, 2020

Renewable energy is the cheapest source of electricity

A new report published by Rewiring America concludes that if everybody in the U.S. switched to solar, wind or other clean energy power, not only could […]
October 28, 2020

Wind-powered cargo vessel promises sustainable ocean shipping

Oceanbird is a massive sailing cargo ship designed to reinvent sustainable ocean shipping and reduce transatlantic travel emissions by 90%. The Swedish collaborative project is still […]
October 28, 2020

Greenhouse-inspired home harvests rainwater for backyard garden

In the idyllic town of San Miniato in the region of Tuscany, Italy, local architecture firm LDA.iMdA architetti associati has completed a multifunctional home that takes inspiration from […]
October 27, 2020

Vegan hotel in Scotland wins National Geographic Award

Scotland’s first vegan hotel opened in June 2019, and it’s already winning awards. National Geographic just bestowed a “Good Egg” award on the Saorsa 1875 for its commitment to sustainability. […]
October 27, 2020

Japan aims to be carbon-neutral by 2050

Japan has a goal to achieve carbon-neutrality by the year 2050. Speaking in his first address to the Japanese parliament since taking office, Prime Minister Yoshihide […]
October 27, 2020

Aleph Zero program plans to grow slaughter-free meat in space

One of the many problems with living in outer space is that there’s not much to eat there. Israel-based Aleph Farms plans to fix that by […]