Articles and researches

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 […]
June 22, 2020

‘Floating’ Kayak Point makes a home in the trees

Sometimes architecture means not building, or at least not in the traditional sense. Presented with logistical challenges, the team at Christopher Wright Architecture used innovation and […]
June 22, 2020

Environmental racism in America

The stretch of land along the Mississippi River between Baton Rouge and New Orleans is riddled with petrochemical plants spewing smoke into the air. Huge pipes […]
June 19, 2020

Abandoned wine factory is transformed into a luxury hotel by the sea

On Greece’s idyllic Kourouta beach, Athens-based k-studio has converted a derelict wine factory from the 1920s into the Dexamenes Seaside Hotel, a stunning boutique hotel with […]