Articles and researches

December 30, 2020

Trump administration disregards border wall’s environmental impact

An environmental row rages on as the Trump administration races against time to complete its target 450 miles of the border wall along the American-Mexico border. […]
December 30, 2020

Bright and airy Sycamore tiny house hits the market for $90k

Wichita-based tiny house builder Made Relative recently unveiled its fourth custom home — Sycamore, a 320-square-foot dwelling that’s now available for $90,000. Crafted by cousins Reid […]
December 30, 2020

Save energy and money with these eco-friendly tips for winter

Whether winter conjures thoughts of cozy fires and hot cocoa or trudging through snow and ice on the way to work, it’s essential to have a […]
December 29, 2020

Prefab timber home prototype pops up in just 5 days

Modular, transportable and built entirely with locally sourced timber, the prefab Proto-Habitat is an exercise in sustainable living. French design studio Wald.City designed and built the […]
December 29, 2020

San Francisco Bay could make the perfect sea otter habitat

San Francisco Bay could become the new home to extinction-threatened sea otters, according to a recent report published in PeerJ. Although the bay is located in the middle […]
December 29, 2020

Animal activist impersonates Smithfield CEO on Fox News

Activist Matt Johnson won great acclaim from animal rights supporters by pulling off a neat trick: fooling Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo into interviewing him as Dennis Organ, […]
December 29, 2020

Architects turn invasive plants and forestry waste into a sculpture

After Architecture co-founders Katie MacDonald and Kyle Schumann recently installed Homegrown, a large-scale installation built from invasive plant species and forestry waste. Presented at the South […]
December 29, 2020

Discover Bruvi, a single-serve coffee machine with biodegradable pods

Coffee aficionados struggle with a balance between smooth flavor, convenience and environmental impact. While most single-serve coffee pods rank high in the convenience category, they fail […]