Articles and researches

August 25, 2020

Thousands of farm workers face extreme conditions in California

Have you ever thought about the cost of the sweet, fresh fruits you purchase from the store? While produce seems cheap, thousands of low-income laborers at […]
August 25, 2020

USDA closes Tiger King zoo for animal welfare violations

This week brought more drama involving the human cast of the popular “Tiger King” series but hopefully some peace for the tigers themselves. Time is up […]
August 25, 2020

FaulknerBrowns Architects proposes to reinvigorate a Victorian villa

International architectural practice FaulknerBrowns Architects has submitted a proposal to England’s Newcastle City Council for sensitively preserving the Ashfield Towers — a magnificent, Victorian villa — […]
August 25, 2020

Nestbox turns regular SUVs into camper vans

As more and more Americans continue to favor outdoor recreation over traditional vacationing amid the pandemic, Egoé Nest and Studio 519 are offering a sustainable option […]
August 24, 2020

Geothermal-powered timber home glows by an Austrian lake

Locally procured materials and energy-efficient building systems make up the Wohnhaus am Eichenberg (Residence on the Eichenberg), a contemporary timber home designed by Austrian architecture firm […]
August 24, 2020

Greenland ice sheet loses record amount of ice in 2019

According to new satellite data analysis by a group of scientists, the Greenland ice sheet lost ice at a rate of 1 million metric tons per […]
August 24, 2020

Are solar developments hurting desert animals?

As we know by now, every cause has an effect. And even the best of causes — such as ramping up solar power in an attempt […]
August 24, 2020

The prefab Tiny Tetra House in Bali is made of recycled waste

Launched by Stilt Studios, the Tiny Tetra House in Bali is a small, prefabricated home that makes use of recycled waste materials, wood and glass for […]