Articles and researches

September 23, 2020

The Redress Design Award is making sustainable fashion an industry standard

Who doesn’t love a good fashion contest? Competition has always been a great way to introduce new styles to the world and for new designers to […]
September 23, 2020

Garden House brings nature back to the city

As urban areas grow around the world, housing seems to get farther and farther from nature, turning cities into concrete jungles lacking in greenery. This is […]
September 22, 2020

Tiny House Sustainable Living blog documents life in an off-grid tiny home

In her home country of Australia, Jennifer lives with her 20-year-old daughter on a 42-acre farm along with horses, sheep, goats and alpacas. She designed and […]
September 22, 2020

Botswana elephant deaths caused by cyanobacteria, or blue-green algae

On June 18, 2020, we reported about the mysterious deaths of 154 elephants in Botswana. At the time, wildlife officials in Botswana said that the cause […]
September 22, 2020

17,000 Tiehm’s buckwheat, rare wildflowers of Nevada, destroyed

While most people seem to appreciate the beauty of wildflowers, somebody in Nevada clearly doesn’t. Last weekend, more than 17,000 Tiehm’s buckwheat plants, a rare wildflower, […]
September 22, 2020

Biden vs Trump on environmental issues and climate change

As the U.S. has grown increasingly polarized, it seems more and more like the two presidential candidates inhabit different planets. If you listen to Joe Biden […]
September 22, 2020

Candela’s hydrofoil boat is the world’s first electric speedboat

Candela is a Sweden-based start-up company on a mission to switch the world’s marine transport industry to electric power. Now, the company has announced its new […]
September 21, 2020

Old industrial building is now an energy-efficient complex in London

International practice Make Architects has transformed a 1950s industrial building into the Asta House, a mixed-use development comprising commercial offices, luxury and affordable residences, retail spaces […]