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April 7, 2020

Abandoned fuel tanks retrofitted for new Shanghai art museum

On the banks of Shanghai’s Huangpu River, Beijing-based practice OPEN Architecture has transformed five giant aviation fuel tanks into Tank Shanghai, a new contemporary art museum and open […]
April 7, 2020

Our food supply system is shaky, but it’s not breaking, say experts | MNN

In the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, grocery store shelves were quickly stripped bare as people raced to stock up on supplies. In addition to […]
April 7, 2020

Bronx Zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Perhaps it’s not surprising that the first known U.S. case of an animal testing positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans, should be […]
April 7, 2020

How to identify pollen allergy symptoms | MNN

Roughly 50 million Americans suffer from pollen allergies, also known as hay fever, allergic rhinitis or seasonal allergies. But whatever term you use, they can range […]
April 7, 2020

Tiny timber cabin opens up to the French countryside

Kyoto-based architecture 2m26 used locally sourced materials to build a peaceful tiny timber cabin tucked into the French countryside. At just 376 square feet, La Petite […]
April 7, 2020

An origami-like CLT roof crowns this office in Japan

When Tokyo-based architectural office UENOA was tasked to design a new office building for structural screws manufacturer SYNEGIC Co., Ltd, the client also asked them to […]
April 7, 2020

How to stock a vegan pandemic pantry

As what used to be ordinary errands become brave forays into a coronavirus-paralyzed world, online grocery stores have seen a huge uptick in orders. People with […]
April 6, 2020

It took a pandemic for this old dog to finally find a home | MNN

This is what love in the time of coronavirus looks like: It’s a big, bright-eyed dog named Toretto who had no idea that his chances of […]