Articles and researches

May 20, 2020

Charles Library boasts one of Pennsylvania’s largest green roofs

Contemporary, sustainable and welcoming, Temple University’s new Charles Library in Philadelphia raises the bar for research libraries around the world. Completed by Snøhetta for $135 million in 2019, […]
May 20, 2020

Are hurricanes linked to global warming? | MNN

Global warming is adding more moisture to the atmosphere, providing more fuel for big storms like hurricanes. But tropical cyclones are extremely complicated. How much can […]
May 20, 2020

Modernist, off-grid home in Los Angeles features a huge green roof

New York-based Marc Thorpe Design has brought its savvy architectural talents to the City of Angels in the form of a beautiful, off-grid home set in […]
May 20, 2020

Rare blue calamintha bee spotted in Florida

While most Americans have been inside watching Netflix and cultivating sourdough starter, Chase Kimmel has scoured the Central Florida sand dunes for the blue calamintha bee. […]
May 20, 2020

Self-sufficient retreat in Idaho is the perfect social distancing getaway

When a family sought reprieve from the rigors of urban living, they asked Salt Lake City-based architecture firm Imbue Design to design a retreat for them […]
May 20, 2020

Why the indoor farming movement is taking off | MNN

As the world emerges from a pandemic that has kept about one in five people in their homes for weeks, it’s little surprise that the idea […]
May 20, 2020

Dooeys makes slippers with natural and recycled materials

Footwear requirements at home are different than anywhere else you may roam. While sometimes slippers or bare feet fit the bill, other times you might need […]
May 19, 2020

How wood biomass helps mitigate climate change

It complements wind and solar power and can accelerate the transition away from fossil fuels. Source link