Articles and researches

February 6, 2020

In Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, the Avant Cycle Cafe builds community

It all started with a flat tire. A man cycling through Lake Geneva, Wisconsin was charmed by the historic town but really wished it had a […]
February 6, 2020

Give spring bees a boost with dandelion blooms | MNN

U.K. homeowners eager to dust off mowers and welcome spring with a freshly cut lawn are being encouraged by the British Ecological Society (BES) to slow […]
February 6, 2020

Brazilian home uses solar energy for 100% self-sufficiency

Brazilian firm 24 7 Arquitetura has set a stunning modern home into a challenging mountainous landscape in Brazil’s Nova Lima region. In addition to the home’s contemporary aesthetic, […]
February 6, 2020

Feeding bluebirds might help them in a surprising way | MNN

Bluebirds mainly eat insects, so they often show little interest in backyard bird feeders — unless you’re serving mealworms. There are potential pros and cons with […]
February 6, 2020

Calamus unveils “world’s safest” e-bike at CES 2020

India-based startup Calamus recently unveiled the Calamus One Ultrabike, an electric bicycle that they claim is “the world’s safest and most advanced” of its kind. Integrated with elements […]
February 6, 2020

Floating, nest-inspired Arctic Bath Hotel and Spa opens

One of the most eagerly-awaited floating hotels has finally opened their doors. Located on Sweden’s remote Lule River, the Arctic Bath Hotel and Spa is a […]
February 6, 2020

The animal-saving research behind that viral coyote and badger video | MNN

Just like you, I got caught up in the delightful viral video (above) of a coyote and a badger. I tweeted “This is the buddy comedy […]
February 6, 2020

Century-old building is reborn as a LEED Platinum home in San Francisco

When architect Jonathan Feldman of Feldman Architecture began remodeling his home in San Francisco in the early 2010s, the growing green building movement in the city […]