Articles and researches

January 31, 2020

The water beneath the Antarctic’s ‘doomsday’ glacier is uncomfortably warm | MNN

You might think the frostiest water on Earth would be lurking beneath a glacier, especially when that glacier happens to be a Florida-sized ice cube in […]
January 31, 2020

Passive design helps this home adapt to rainforest climate

Building in extreme landscapes and climates comes with all sorts of complications, but one savvy architect managed to construct a beautiful modern home using the local […]
January 31, 2020

5 healthy dips for your Super Bowl party | MNN

What is it about the Super Bowl that makes us want to dip stuff? We dip hot wings in blue cheese dressing, chips in onion dip, […]
January 31, 2020

Buhais Geology Park opens in UAE’s Sharjah Desert

British architectural firm Hopkins Architects has completed the Buhais Geology Park Interpretative Centre, a new research and education facility highlighting the “prehistoric and geological significance” of the […]
January 31, 2020

This little owl was found in a ditch, but her reason for being there was a surprise | MNN

When a U.K. landowner found a “soggy” owl in a ditch, he took her to a bird rescue, thinking she was injured. Rehabbers at the Suffolk […]
January 31, 2020

UNSense to develop prototype for the future of housing

UNSense, an arch-tech startup launched by UNStudio, has announced plans to develop an adaptive neighborhood of 100 homes to explore how sustainable, smart technology can revolutionize […]
January 31, 2020

These special coats empower the homeless to turn their lives around | MNN

When you live on the street, a warm coat can save your life, especially during the bitter cold of winter. That’s why a Detroit nonprofit is […]
January 31, 2020

Transformed midcentury modern home focuses on sustainability

Originally designed in 1956, this mid-century property in Indianapolis has been remodeled to reflect the new owner’s modern style. The design plan included methods to turn […]