Articles and researches

January 8, 2021

DIY building plans for the luxurious Patara Tiny Home are now for sale

There’s more than one great reason to consider a tiny home, whether for living minimally, reducing energy use or saving money. Now, Australian company Ubertinyhomes is […]
January 8, 2021

MVRDV designs BREEAM Excellent-targeted Matrix 1 for Amsterdam

MVRDV has shared its designs for the Matrix 1, an office and laboratory complex to be located in the heart of Amsterdam Science Park. Engineered to […]
January 7, 2021

Foster + Partners wins bid to design the nature-filled Guangming Hub

Foster + Partners has unveiled its competition-winning designs for Guangming Hub, a new, lushly landscaped Transport Oriented Development that will serve as a “forest gateway” into […]
January 7, 2021

Trump administration reverses migratory bird protections

In a last-ditch effort to protect fossil fuel companies, the Trump administration has reversed a conservation law that prohibits such companies from killing migratory birds accidentally. […]
January 7, 2021

Researchers discover new species of endangered blue whale

Researchers have discovered a new blue whale species, according to a paper recently published in Endangered Species Research. The researchers behind the paper recorded a novel blue […]
January 7, 2021

Futuristic aviary design uses piezoelectric energy to mimic bird movements

A combination aviary and bird-watching platform in China’s Suzhou Taihu Lakeside National Wetland Park, this stunning conceptual design by Margot Krasojević Architecture utilizes piezoelectric energy to […]
January 7, 2021

Green-roofed home embraces valley views and daylight

On the steep banks of the Dyje River in the Czech town of Znojmo, Brno-based architecture firm Kuba & Pilař architekti has completed the Family House […]
January 6, 2021

Den’s DIY flat-pack cabin kit takes just 3 days to build

DIY cabin company Den recently released its newest flat-pack cabin kit. The Den Complete A-Frame Cabin kit costs just $21,000 and can be built by two […]