Articles and researches

January 25, 2020

Grandmother’s sherry is making a comeback | MNN

When’s the last time you had a glass of sherry, that sweet Spanish wine with an old-fashioned reputation? For me, it was a complimentary goblet served […]
January 24, 2020

These animals survived the bushfires, and they need human help more than ever | MNN

Australia’s devastating bushfires have decimated millions of animals across the country, with many more still affected. Humane Society International (HSI) is one of many organizations helping […]
January 24, 2020

Clean Water Act changes put wetlands in the crosshairs | MNN

The Trump administration has finalized its deconstruction of clean water rules that buffered streams and wetlands from some forms of pollution. As a result, polluters will […]
January 24, 2020

Energy-efficient Indian home features beautiful greenery

Mumbai based architecture and design firm, unTAG has just unveiled a stunning home built for a retired teacher looking to spend retirement in his home village of Dakivali, […]
January 24, 2020

Jewel beetles bend light to make themselves invisible to predators | MNN

We see you, little jewel beetle. But apparently, predators have a hard time distinguishing that stunningly iridescent shell from its natural surroundings. That may sound counterintuitive […]
January 24, 2020

EWG warns PFAS contaminates US drinking water at levels far worse than expected

Toxic ‘forever chemicals’ known as PFAS, per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances, persist in the environment, grossly tainting the drinking water of many United States cities, like Miami, […]
January 24, 2020

Doggy blood donors save lives | MNN

Dog blood banks are much like people blood banks. Donors are screened, the blood is typed, and sometimes there’s a shortage. The U.S. typically faces dog […]
January 24, 2020

Scientists announce the Doomsday Clock is within 100 seconds to midnight

Since 1947, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has been warning the public about how close humankind is to irreversible destruction. The nonprofit does this via […]