Articles and researches

January 30, 2020

Net-zero Del Mar Civic Center celebrates community and the great outdoors

After decades of planning, the Californian seaside city Del Mar has finally welcomed a new civic center to consolidate all of its primary public functions into […]
January 30, 2020

Scientists recruit albatrosses to patrol the ocean for illegal fishing boats | MNN

No matter where you are on the open sea — or how alone you think you may be — there’s a good chance you’ve been spotted […]
January 29, 2020

How helpful is hand sanitizer? | MNN

Maybe you keep a bottle in your car or in your purse. Or you grab a splurt as you check out of the grocery store or […]
January 29, 2020

6 natural ways to combat anxiety | MNN

For those prone to anxiety, attacks can occur at any time. (Photo: KieferPix/Shutterstock) I was never an anxious person. I spent my teens and early 20s […]
January 29, 2020

Solar-powered home in Thailand takes on a sculptural form with cantilevering cubes

Bangkok-based studio ASWA has unveiled a contemporary home located in the mountainous region of Maehongsorn, Thailand. The 1,000-square-foot, solar-powered home is comprised of three large cubes […]
January 29, 2020

How to garden for bumblebees | MNN

Would you like to hear your neighbors buzzing about how good your garden looks? There’s an easy way to do that and help an important native […]
January 29, 2020

Urban Beehive Project creates a buzz around honeybee education

In Charlottetown, Canada, a delightful buzz of eco-friendly activity has descended on a new public destination — the Urban Beehive Project, a community installation that highlights […]
January 29, 2020

New technological process transforms everyday trash into graphene

Rice University researchers have succeeded in creating graphene, not from costly purified starting materials, but from everyday trash. The amount produced is in kilograms per day, […]