Articles and researches

May 13, 2020

Whimsical, off-grid earthship is made out of reclaimed tires and bottles

It’s not everyday that you get to stay in an earthship, but if you’re able to travel to Ironbank, South Australia in the future, make sure […]
May 13, 2020

Spain’s first Passivhaus nursing home generates surplus energy

Madrid-based design studio CSO Arquitectura has completed Spain’s first Passivhaus-certified nursing home in Camarzana de Tera. Built as an expansion of the nursing home that the […]
May 13, 2020

Taking a clear view of customer safety | MNN

As the COVID-19 pandemic escalated through March 2020, New York was one of the first states to require all non-essential workers to stay home to help […]
May 12, 2020

11 ways to use nutritional yeast (and why you should) | MNN

I’ve been eating nutritional yeast essentially my entire life and love it on so many dishes, but I realize not everyone knows what it is, even […]
May 12, 2020

Protect or destroy a virtual world in The Sims new eco pack

Just as real-life youth are growing up in a world where pollution will ruin their health, neighborhoods, oceans and planet if they don’t take drastic action, so […]
May 12, 2020

The lifecycle of a wood pellet | MNN

See how Enviva purchases leftover low-value wood and turns it into a renewable energy source to replace fossil fuels. Sustainable wood pellets power homes and industries […]
May 12, 2020

1973 Airstream is an ‘easy-breezy’ off-grid home with a fold-out deck

Design-build firm Innovative Spaces worked with a client to bring her tiny-home-on-wheels dream to fruition by renovating a 1973 Airstream Tradewind into the Alice Airstream — […]
May 12, 2020

What’s it like when you can’t visualize things? | MNN

There are strong differences in peoples’ visual imagery. While some see everything in great detail in their minds, others see nothing. (Photo: pathdoc/Shutterstock) In his book […]