Articles and researches

May 13, 2020

Spain’s first Passivhaus nursing home generates surplus energy

Madrid-based design studio CSO Arquitectura has completed Spain’s first Passivhaus-certified nursing home in Camarzana de Tera. Built as an expansion of the nursing home that the […]
May 13, 2020

Taking a clear view of customer safety | MNN

As the COVID-19 pandemic escalated through March 2020, New York was one of the first states to require all non-essential workers to stay home to help […]
May 12, 2020

11 ways to use nutritional yeast (and why you should) | MNN

I’ve been eating nutritional yeast essentially my entire life and love it on so many dishes, but I realize not everyone knows what it is, even […]
May 12, 2020

Protect or destroy a virtual world in The Sims new eco pack

Just as real-life youth are growing up in a world where pollution will ruin their health, neighborhoods, oceans and planet if they don’t take drastic action, so […]
May 12, 2020

The lifecycle of a wood pellet | MNN

See how Enviva purchases leftover low-value wood and turns it into a renewable energy source to replace fossil fuels. Sustainable wood pellets power homes and industries […]
May 12, 2020

1973 Airstream is an ‘easy-breezy’ off-grid home with a fold-out deck

Design-build firm Innovative Spaces worked with a client to bring her tiny-home-on-wheels dream to fruition by renovating a 1973 Airstream Tradewind into the Alice Airstream — […]
May 12, 2020

What’s it like when you can’t visualize things? | MNN

There are strong differences in peoples’ visual imagery. While some see everything in great detail in their minds, others see nothing. (Photo: pathdoc/Shutterstock) In his book […]
May 12, 2020

3XN unveils LEED Platinum-seeking Forskaren innovation center in Stockholm

Danish architecture firm 3XN has won a design competition for Forskaren, a new mixed-use innovation center for health and life science companies in Stockholm. Designed to […]