Articles and researches

December 10, 2020

First passengers make history on BIG-designed Hyperloop Pegasus pod

In November 2020, Virgin Hyperloop’s Pegasus pod made history when its first passengers successfully completed a trial run at the 500-meter-long DevLoop test site in Las […]
December 10, 2020

Court dismisses Arctic drilling project approved by Trump administration

Animal rights defenders and other advocacy groups found a reason to celebrate on Monday after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit rejected the […]
December 10, 2020

New York state divests from fossil fuels in historic move

The retirement contributions of New York state workers will no longer be invested in fossil fuels. The state announced Wednesday that it is removing oil and […]
December 10, 2020

an adaptable, timber model for low-carbon urban housing

In an effort to bring down carbon emissions and streamline the building of cost-effective urban housing, Boston-based AEC technology company Generate is focused on revolutionizing the […]
December 10, 2020

Vegan Hanukkah recipes that everyone will enjoy

Like most holidays, food is an integral part of Hanukkah. But as is often the case at holiday celebrations, it’s easy for vegans to feel left […]
December 9, 2020

Giant bamboo arches shield Haduwa Arts & Culture Institute from the sun

Along the Atlantic coast of Ghana’s Central Region in Apam, Vienna-based, trans-disciplinary lab [applied] Foreign Affairs has designed and erected a giant bamboo dome for the […]
December 9, 2020

London tree rental service solves a Christmas quandary

People who like to decorate their houses for Christmas often face a tree dilemma: should they buy an artificial, plastic tree or a real, dead one? […]
December 9, 2020

House passes Big Cat Public Safety Act

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a landmark legislation that will see big cats protected from human mistreatment. The Big Cat Public Safety Act (BCPSA) prohibits individuals […]