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February 12, 2020

LEED-Platinum learning lab is a beacon of sustainability

In a bold move to embrace environmental education, Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine recently welcomed the Roux Center for the Environment, a new three-story academic building […]
February 12, 2020

Airplane fuselage is converted into tiny home with off-grid capabilities

While old planes typically get shipped off to aircraft boneyards, one savvy tiny home builder has found a new use for an old part taken from […]
February 12, 2020

How to grow your own cozy gourd tunnel | MNN

Winter’s icy grip may be keeping your body indoors, but that doesn’t mean your mind can’t rebel by starting to plan for this year’s gardening season. […]
February 11, 2020

Green facade covers Barcelona’s new solar-powered sports center

Barcelona, a city well-known for its avant-garde architecture, both modern and historic, is going green. Local firm Architecture Anna Noguera has just completed work on the Turó de […]
February 11, 2020

Wildhorse Mountain Wind Facility in Oklahoma is Operational | MNN

Southern Power, a leading U.S. wholesale energy provider and subsidiary of Southern Company, today announced that the 100-megawatt (MW) Wildhorse Mountain Wind Facility in Pushmataha County, […]
February 11, 2020

World’s first car-free IKEA store to open in Austria

IKEA Austria has announced plans to open the world’s “most innovative and green” IKEA store — a car-free, BREEAM Excellent-targeted, mixed-use complex located in the heart […]
February 11, 2020

Taylor Guitars and the sustainable approach to instrument-making

Since 1974, Taylor Guitars has been a champion guitar brand, renowned for its signature sound and instrument-manufacturing innovations. In this feature, Inhabitat goes behind-the-scenes at the company’s […]
February 11, 2020

Antarctica reaches record high temperature

The frozen continent recently logged its warmest temperature to date, a whopping 65 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s quite a leap from its previous record of about 63 […]