Articles and researches

January 6, 2020

10 unusual ways air pollution harms your health | MNN

We know air pollution is harmful to the environment and our bodies, but we are still learning the depth of the problem. There’s the risk of […]
January 6, 2020

Windwords proposal turns wind turbines into public art

In a bid to clamp down on the NIMBY (“not in my backyard”) opposition to wind farms, international design collective Prototype 2030 has created a two-part […]
January 6, 2020

Dogs join in singing ‘Happy Birthday’ for one lucky grandmother | MNN

If you had any doubts about dogs being the best, watch this unique birthday song performed for a grandmother in Little Elm, Texas. The video above […]
January 6, 2020

UDEM students and Daan Roosegaarde install “Smog-Eating Billboard” in Monterrey

Under the guidance of Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde of Studio Roosegaarde, an interdisciplinary team of students from the University of Monterrey (UDEM) have designed and installed […]
January 6, 2020

How you can help people and animals impacted by Australia’s devastating wildfires | MNN

The wildfires in Australia have been relentless, burning for months. As of early January, more than 14.7 million acres have burned, and the fires continue to […]
January 6, 2020

Energy-efficient affordable housing project opens in South LA

As part of its ongoing effort to house Los Angeles’ homeless, local design practice Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects (LOHA) has transformed a vacant lot in South Los […]
January 6, 2020

2020 may be the year that young people finally decide who wins elections | MNN

In a discussion of the film “The Irishman” and its digitally de-aged actors, Nitsuh Abebe of The New York Times writes about the dominance of the […]
January 6, 2020

Half a billion Australian animals, even 30% of koala population, likely lost to wildfires

Record-breaking wildfires have ravaged millions of Australian acres for many months now. Ecologists estimate upward of 480 million mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and insects have died, […]