Articles and researches

November 24, 2020

Reused teak and earthy stone make up a luxury Goan home with canal views

In the village of Solid in North Goa, international architecture practice SAV Architecture + Design has completed the Earth House, a luxury home of 700 square […]
November 24, 2020

Climate change is leading to increased winter drownings

A new study, published in the journal PLoS One, has revealed that there is a significant relationship between increased drownings in the winter and climate change. According to […]
November 24, 2020

New global bee map gives scientists a conservation baseline

Bees are crucial pollinators for crops that humans consume, but their populations are on the decline. Now, a new, global bee map is tracking more than […]
November 24, 2020

MVRDV unveils sustainable Chengdu Sky Valley masterplan

MVRDV has revealed designs for Chengdu Sky Valley, a competition entry for the Future Science and Technology City, which is a planned district on the outskirts […]
November 24, 2020

A lakeside, prefab home in Quebec aims for LEED Gold

After purchasing a humble country home 25 years ago in the village of Ivry-sur-le-Lac, architect-owner Richard Rubin of Canadian firm Figurr Architects Collective wanted to treat […]
November 23, 2020

Inhabitat’s vegan holiday recipe contest

Calling all foodies! With so many of us turning to our kitchens for comfort this year, we’ve decided to put together a kit to help you […]
November 23, 2020

The top 10 houseplants of 2020 and what’s trending for 2021

Introducing just one plant to your home can improve the air quality and add a lovely touch of green. With so many people staying at home […]
November 23, 2020

Engineering student turns food waste into renewable energy

What if those old carrots you never got around to eating could be a renewable energy source, rather than something messy you had to clean out of your […]