Articles and researches

June 24, 2020

Snøhetta completes stunning Norwegian cabins for glacier hikers

The breathtaking landscape of Luster in the western part of Norway has recently been joined by Tungestølen, a cluster of timber hiking cabins with cozy interiors […]
June 23, 2020

Siberia hits record 100 degrees

Siberia is now setting record high temperatures. On June 20, the town of Verkhoyansk reported a temperature of 38 degrees Celsius, or 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, which […]
June 23, 2020

Hydropower demand is damaging Indigenous lands

Many U.S. states are setting renewable energy goals, turning to hydropower as a cheap source of cleaner energy. But for Inuit hunters in far eastern Canada, […]
June 23, 2020

Taming plastic waste with silica plastic blocks

In a bid to curb plastic waste pollution, India-based company Rhino Machines has invented a way of using plastic to make construction blocks. The silica plastic […]
June 23, 2020

Arrival’s zero-emissions buses are designed for social distancing

U.K. startup Arrival has unveiled the Arrival Bus, an eye-catching electric bus crafted to not only improve public perception of public transportation but to also respond […]
June 23, 2020

Celebrate National Pollinator Week from June 22-28

Thirteen years ago, Pollinator Partnership initiated the annual designation of a week in June to help address the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations. Backed by […]
June 22, 2020

WWF releases report on avoiding the next zoonotic disease pandemic

Humans must address environmental issues now if they wish to avoid future pandemics, WWF International stated in a report released last week. Top drivers of new […]
June 22, 2020

Award-winning passive tiny house is insulated to combat New Zealand’s weather

Completed in 2018, the Kirimoko tiny house was inspired by a minimalist cycling trip. After previously living out of his bicycle packs, the owner decided to […]