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November 9, 2020

These are the winning environmental measures on ballots across the US

While it took a long time to determine the new president of the U.S., the environment was a clear winner in many smaller elections this year. […]
November 9, 2020

Serif + Sero modular furniture is made of 100% upcycled cardboard

Australia-based design studio SODO – SOPA has introduced a furniture set made completely out of upcycled cardboard that is also modular and customizable. The series, called […]
November 9, 2020

YY Nation shoes are made from bamboo, algae, pineapple and sugarcane

Tens of thousands of years ago, early hunter-gatherers braved frozen landscapes to go in search of food. And on their feet, they weren’t wearing nylon, plastic […]
November 6, 2020

This Oaxacan oasis uses low-maintenance local materials

On a paradisal plot between the Pacific Ocean and the Oaxacan mountain range, Mexican architecture firm anonimous has completed Casa Cova, a two-family vacation home with spectacular views […]
November 6, 2020

Denmark to cull millions of minks to prevent spread of mutant coronavirus

The Danish government has announced plans to cull all of the minks in the country’s mink farms to reduce the risk of spreading the coronavirus to […]
November 6, 2020

100 pilot whales rescued after mass stranding in Sri Lanka

When more than 100 pilot whales washed up on a Sri Lankan beach, heroic volunteers spent all night helping these marine mammals get past the waves […]
November 6, 2020

Farmstead is making the world greener with groceries

COVID-19 made the world painfully aware that simply doing normal things, like going to the grocery store, can be dangerous. Grocery delivery can be safer and, […]
November 6, 2020

Biodegradable children’s shoes come with expiration date

Recent industrial design graduate Shahar Asor is knitting biodegradable children’s shoes out of a sustainable composite material. The shoes are meant to disassemble and disintegrate completely […]