Articles and researches

February 25, 2020

Pathwater aluminum water bottle is an alternative to single-use plastic

Pathwater, based out of northern California, began with a Christmas Eve run to a grocery store, where three friends lamented about the lack of truly sustainable […]
February 25, 2020

The power is coming back on in Australian communities thanks to solar-powered minigrids | MNN

In the wake of Australia’s bushfires, an unprecedented natural disaster in which more than 20 percent of the continent’s forests burned, dozens of rural communities cut […]
February 25, 2020

Nike reveals Space Hippie — sustainable sneakers made from waste

Nike has launched a new, exploratory collection, aptly named Space Hippie, to highlight the NASA-inspired concept of in-situ resource utilization — the idea of using space-based […]
February 25, 2020

A deaf and blind poodle found her way home after escaping from a hawk’s clutches | MNN

Not many dogs stolen away by a hawk find their way back home. You might expect those odds to get a lot slimmer when that dog […]
February 25, 2020

Swirling seals win top underwater photography honors | MNN

While waves may roil and sunlight might dance atop the water, often the most interesting activity happens underneath the surface. Since 1965, the Underwater Photographer of […]
February 24, 2020

Jimmy Carter’s solar farm now powers more than half of his hometown | MNN

Building on a clean energy legacy that includes installing the first thermal solar panels on the roof of the White House, former President Jimmy Carter has […]
February 24, 2020

Why are fireflies disappearing? | MNN

Do you have a summer memory about fireflies? I have many, having grown up next to a wetland. I knew it was finally summer when I […]
February 24, 2020

Saving the Scottish Wildcat from extinction

In the wilds of Scotland lives the elusive Scottish wildcat, denoted scientifically as Felis silvestris grampia and colloquially as the “Highland tiger.” Considered as one of […]