Articles and researches

October 30, 2020

The environmental impact of used car exports

Environmentalists usually promote reuse. But sometimes reusing does more harm than good. Such is the case with many of the used vehicles exported to poorer countries, […]
October 30, 2020

Architects propose a massive forest park to be the Green Lungs of Hanoi

Air pollution has become a major problem in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam, that was ranked the seventh capital city with the highest average annual […]
October 30, 2020

Bring the garden indoors with these eerie Halloween plants

October brings falling leaves, pumpkin spice and that devilish holiday that inspires all of us to turn our cozy abode into a haunted house. In addition […]
October 29, 2020

Briiv air purifier uses renewable materials to naturally clean indoor air

U.K.-based Briiv has claimed to have created the world’s most sustainable air purifier. The design features a natural, compostable air filter made from the micro-structures of […]
October 29, 2020

Climate measures to watch for on the ballot

Based on the final presidential debate and the conversations that have been going in the media, this year’s presidential elections will be largely influenced by climate […]
October 29, 2020

Amazon’s new eco-friendly shopping platform

During the pandemic, it seems like Amazon has come to dominate our world, especially during lockdowns when few vehicles save Amazon delivery vans traveled the roads. […]
October 29, 2020

Low-impact geodesic dome hotel immerses guests in Patagonia

A “zero garbage” approach, recycled wood construction and low-impact energy systems combine at the Huemules Reserva de Montaña, a three-star geodesic dome hotel nestled inside a […]
October 29, 2020

BIG unveils sustainable, 3D-printed lunar igloos for Moon exploration

As part of its Plan for Sustained Lunar Exploration and Development, NASA has teamed up with architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group, advanced construction developer ICON and […]