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February 3, 2020

This modular, shipping container home was completed in 2 months

Completed in March 2019, this modular home in the East Hampton town of Amagansett, Long Island encompasses a kitchen, four bedrooms and three bathrooms within 1,800 […]
February 3, 2020

9 stunning photos capture beautiful landscapes around the globe | MNN

From lush forests in Portugal to massive expanses of ice and snow in West Mongolia, there are breathtaking landscapes to be found no matter where you […]
February 3, 2020

ZHA unveils LEED Gold-targeted OPPO headquarters in Shenzhen

Zaha Hadid Architects has won an international competition to design Chinese tech giant OPPO’s new headquarters in Shenzhen, China. Defined by the firm’s signature curvilinear features, […]
February 3, 2020

2020 Great Backyard Bird Count takes flight | MNN

Valentine’s Day weekend marks the annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC), a four-day event that makes “citizen scientists” out of bird watchers and nature lovers across […]
February 3, 2020

This Portugal-based non-profit is refurbishing old buildings with natural insulation

With a background in social initiatives, nonprofit Critical Concrete aims to refurbish socially relevant spaces that are shared by low-income communities in Portugal. In addition to […]
February 3, 2020

Egyptian pavilion proposal for 2020 Venice Biennale targets climate change

According to the Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, climate change and poaching are putting approximately 70 animal species in the country at risk of extinction. In a […]
February 3, 2020

How to wake up even the groggiest brain | MNN

We spend a lot of time worrying about sleep. Are we getting enough of it? Probably not. Why can’t we fall asleep? Because we’re worrying about […]
February 3, 2020

Futuristic, seashell-inspired home is clad in reclaimed wood

Torino-based design studio Wafai Architecture has unveiled an incredible home design that is inspired by the organic shape of a simple seashell. With its tubular volume […]