Articles and researches

February 5, 2020

17 dogs that really, really love sticks | MNN

Many dogs love sticks. For some, it’s the thrill of the chase when the stick is thrown. Others just like the satisfaction of gnawing on wood. […]
February 5, 2020

Giant, hot-pink slugs survive Australian fires | MNN

An enormous bright pink slug that was only discovered a few years ago has miraculously survived the wave of bushfires that have engulfed Australia over the […]
February 5, 2020

What Earth would look like without oceans | MNN

Oceans cover 71% of the Earth’s surface, and there’s a lot we don’t get to see — from vast mountain ranges to ancient land bridges that […]
February 5, 2020

Pacific Ocean’s elevated acidity is dissolving Dungeness crabs’ shells

A new study commissioned by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and published recently on Science of the Total Environment journal has found that the […]
February 5, 2020

How to stay healthy on a plane right now | MNN

Flying in winter can be risky. There are the sometimes-perilous threats of weather woes and the health concerns of cold and flu season. This year, add […]
February 5, 2020

Tiny prefab cabins in Brazilian forest assembled in under two days

Brazilian architecture firm Porto Quadrado has revealed a serene refuge composed of three prefab cabins tucked into the wilderness of Brazil’s Rio Grande do Sul. The Alpes São […]
February 5, 2020

Why the big awards shows are going vegan | MNN

Daniel Day Lewis (from left), Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway and Christoph Waltz celebrate their wins a the 2103 Oscar ceremony. The rise of vegetarians like Hathaway […]
February 5, 2020

KUKU birdhouses combine sustainability and wildlife protection

Birds play an important role in the environment. They are responsible for dispersing seeds, pollination and pest control. However, urban growth contributes to driving them out of their […]