Articles and researches

April 10, 2020

Longleaf forests get the help they need | MNN

Enviva and The Longleaf Alliance announce a partnership to protect and restore one of the most biodiverse ecosystems in North America. Enviva, the world’s largest producer […]
April 10, 2020

Kengo Kuma, K2LD win bid to design Founders’ Memorial in Singapore

Kengo Kuma & Associates and K2LD Architects have won an international competition for the Founders’ Memorial in Singapore, a national landmark that will honor not only […]
April 10, 2020

Office building uses 112 ‘smart’ chimneys to regulate light, air and energy

Mario Cucinella Architects has created a sustainable public building that uses several active and passive elements to lower its environmental footprint. Specifically, the new timber-clad headquarters […]
April 10, 2020

Losing your sense of smell may point to coronavirus — or not | MNN

Anosmia, or losing your sense of smell, affects more than your nose. Because taste is linked to smell, you lose both senses. It’s a relatively common […]
April 10, 2020

Los Angeles air quality improves amid pandemic

There is one positive impact of the tragic coronavirus pandemic — Los Angeles is experiencing its longest stretch of good air quality since 1995. On April […]
April 10, 2020

Resurrected greenhouse to honor father of modern genetics

International architecture and urban design practice CHYBIK + KRISTOF has unveiled designs for an energy-efficient greenhouse to commemorate Gregor Mendel, a scientist and Augustinian friar regarded as […]
April 10, 2020

How to become a backyard naturalist right now | MNN

During the coronavirus pandemic, many people who aren’t essential workers find themselves spending a lot more time at home. And as they settle into new daily […]
April 10, 2020

How fungi are saving the planet

Fungi are living organisms that support the ecosystem of the entire planet. Most people associate mushrooms with fungi, but in reality, mushrooms merely make up the […]