Articles and researches

January 30, 2020

Yosemite’s ‘firefall’ has become too popular | MNN

While winter in Yosemite National Park offers a spectacular opportunity to witness the national park’s unparalleled beauty, there’s one phenomenon in particular that draws a crowd. […]
January 30, 2020

LEED Platinum-targeted Santa Monica apartments are powered by solar energy

Los Angeles-based design practice KFA Architecture has recently completed Pico Eleven, a new multi-unit residential housing project designed to achieve LEED Platinum certification. In addition to […]
January 30, 2020

Australian soldiers use time off from fighting fires to feed displaced koalas | MNN

Members of the 16th Regiment Emergency Support Force volunteer in the best possible way. (Photo: Department of Defence) Australian Army soldiers are on the front lines […]
January 30, 2020

This cool electric skateboard is made from recycled plastic

Native of Porto, Portugal, designer João Leão was becoming more and more concerned about the abundance of plastic waste he saw clogging up his city’s beautiful […]
January 30, 2020

Understanding the wet market tradition | MNN

Fresh food markets — where people can buy fruits and vegetables and sometimes seafood and meat — are popular in many places around the world. But […]
January 30, 2020

Sustainability career options you may not have considered

In the past 10 to 20 years, careers in sustainability have grown exponentially. This is partly due to increased awareness of climate change. It’s also a […]
January 30, 2020

Charming, low-impact cottages in rural Massachusetts

Architect Grigori Fateyev from Art Forms Architecture has created a series of low-impact, sustainable cottages in the idyllic rural area of Great Barrington, Massachusetts. The project […]
January 30, 2020

Minnesota will pay homeowners to make their lawns bee-friendly | MNN

Homeowners in Minnesota can benefit financially if they forgo the grass and instead grow a lawn for bees. State lawmakers have approved a new spending program […]