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June 8, 2020

Tiered timber tea house embraces a Chinese ginkgo forest

On the outskirts of the Chinese city of Jiaxing, European architecture practice MADAM has completed the Gingko Forest Tea House, a tiered timber building that immerses […]
June 8, 2020

Naturally cooled funicular offers spectacular views of the French Alps

In 2019, French design agency Atelier 360 gave the iconic Les Arcs – Bourg Saint Maurice funicular a dramatic makeover by developing two new funicular cars […]
June 5, 2020

Online farmers markets gain popularity during pandemic

Virtual farmers markets have been online for a few years now, but the COVID-19 pandemic is giving them a boost. Many consumers are happy to get […]
June 5, 2020

EarthX is partnering with National Geographic to celebrate Oceans Week digitally

EarthX, the forum responsible for the world’s largest environmental expo, conference and film festival is teaming up with global nonprofit organization The National Geographic Society to […]
June 5, 2020

IKEA offers open-source design for Bee Homes

While nearly everyone has heard of IKEA, you may not be familiar with its design lab, called SPACE10, which is focused on creating sustainable and functional […]
June 5, 2020

Air pollution climbing back to pre-pandemic levels

Last month, news media around the world heralded cleaner skies as a byproduct of the pandemic-induced quarantines. Alas, as lockdowns are lifted, air pollution is climbing […]
June 5, 2020

Heimplanet celebrates 9 years of innovative inflatable tents

For almost a decade, Heimplanet has offered adventure-seekers an option for quick and easy tent set up in a variety of environments. The company first released […]
June 4, 2020

8 tips to keep your summer produce fresher for longer

With its long days, plentiful sun and delicious fare, summer is without a doubt our favorite time of year. If you’re like us here at Inhabitat, […]