Articles and researches

January 21, 2020

CRA proposes floating garden to revitalize Lugano’s waterfront

Carlo Ratti Associati (CRA) and Mobility in Chain (MiC) have unveiled a technologically savvy plan to better connect the Swiss city of Lugano with the beautiful […]
January 21, 2020

Even stray dogs understand human cues | MNN

Dogs were likely the first animals that human beings domesticated — scientific guesses vary as to whether that was 10,000 years ago in Europe or 30,000 […]
January 21, 2020

China plans to phase out single-use plastics by 2025

As the world’s most populous country, with close to 1.5 billion denizens, China also produces the largest quantity of plastic. In fact, the University of Oxford-based […]
January 21, 2020

A brighter future for West Virginia’s rare flying squirrel

A tagged West Virginia northern flying squirrel. The species was listed as endangered in 1985, but recovery efforts have been so successful that it was delisted […]
January 21, 2020

Self-sustaining Ugandan surgical facility provides healthcare to underserved areas

In an inspiring example of humanitarian architecture, Kliment Halsband Architects teamed up with Mount Sinai Surgery in New York to create the Mount Sinai Kyabirwa Uganda […]
January 21, 2020

Massive U.S. snowstorm births a ‘snow dragon’ in Maine | MNN

When nearly 100 million people are under winter weather alerts across the United States, a few are bound to get creative. Building a snowman is one […]
January 21, 2020

Glamping tiny home on Governors Island offers the best views of NYC

Finding a little serenity in NYC is never an easy feat and often requires New Yorkers to head outside of the city to take in a […]
January 21, 2020

Why the future of West Virginia’s rare flying squirrel looks bright | MNN

There’s no better way to celebrate the squirrel, that tiny powerhouse of the forest, than with some good news about one of the more unique subspecies, […]