Articles and researches

July 20, 2020

Tracking climate data in real time

Climate TRACE, an alliance of climate research groups, is developing a new tracker using artificial intelligence that would allow the public to access international climate data […]
July 20, 2020

#degrowth art series exposes greenwashing in the food industry

While reaching for products with an “eco-friendly” label may seem like the better choice in any situation, well-intended consumers should always be aware of “greenwashing” — […]
July 17, 2020

World’s most sustainable furniture factory proposed for Norway

Bjarke Ingels Group has unveiled the design for The Plus, a furniture factory for Norwegian urban furniture manufacturer Vestre. The project is expected to become the […]
July 17, 2020

Sanikind kickstarts refillable hand sanitizer bottle project

Hand sanitizer has become an essential part of life during the COVID-19 pandemic, but its environmental impact via plastic waste increases with each empty bottle. As a consumer, […]
July 17, 2020

Conceptual rammed earth home harmonizes with an Indian forest

Mumbai-based architecture firm Morphlab has unveiled designs for “Shift-ing Earth,” a luxury residence designed to harmonize with nature. Created as part of a proposed township masterplan on densely […]
July 17, 2020

The importance of greenways during a pandemic

Just a year ago, people might have taken their neighborhood park for granted, passing it by on their way to a boutique fitness studio. But since […]
July 17, 2020

Scientists discover algae species that may affect coral reefs

A new species of alga found in Hawaii is emerging as a potential threat to coral reefs. Researchers from the University of Hawaii conducted a study […]
July 16, 2020

This LA startup turns spoiled milk into biodegradable T-shirts

Did you know that 128 million tons of milk are wasted every year? LA-based startup Mi Terro is using biotechnology to turn a portion of that […]