Articles and researches

January 28, 2020

Bizarre front-footed dinosaur tracks make it look like these behemoths did handstands | MNN

Sauropods were the largest animals to ever live on land. They were behemoths with long necks and equally long tails, and they needed four thick, pillar-like […]
January 27, 2020

This is how a woodpecker swap meet works | MNN

Tallahassee, Florida — Will McDearman stood on a chair, raised his voice and beseeched the hundred or so wildlife officials gathered in a nondescript auditorium to […]
January 27, 2020

The hottest planet ever detected rips molecules apart and acts like a star | MNN

When we cast our gaze across the galaxy looking for planets that may host even the faintest signs of life, there are obvious non-candidates. Like the […]
January 27, 2020

Tencent gets proposal from MVRDV for green smart city

After two years of development, MVRDV has unveiled its competition entry for Chinese tech giant Tencent’s next campus — a green and futuristic smart city shaped like a […]
January 27, 2020

Eco-friendly house uses only 19% of the energy it creates

Lexington, Massachusetts is known for its historical landmarks, but now the city is also home to a powerhouse of energy-efficient design. Designed by Stephanie Horowitz of Zero Energy […]
January 27, 2020

10 zoonotic diseases (meaning they travel from animal to human) | MNN

We often spend a lot of time with animals, whether it’s hanging out with pets at home or crossing paths with wildlife in the great outdoors. […]
January 27, 2020

Sherpa Light for indoor farming wins CES 2020 Innovation Award

Developed with the tagline “Grow whatever your heart desires, wherever you are,” Sherpa Light is a tunable artificial light source with the potential to replicate the […]
January 27, 2020

Watch as much-needed rain pours through Western Australia | MNN

What was once burning, now has a glimmer of hope. Australia’s onslaught of bushfires have continued for months, killing millions of animals and dozens of people. […]