Articles and researches

June 25, 2020

Luxury prefab Costa Rican home features dramatic wing-like roof

In a remote jungle on the hilltops of Costa Rica’s Santa Teresa province, San José-based architecture firm Studio Saxe has completed Santiago Hills Villa, a luxury home that […]
June 25, 2020

Scientists support use of reusable containers during COVID-19 pandemic

Since the start of the pandemic, there have been concerns that using reusable containers and bags at grocery stores and cafes could enhance the spread of […]
June 24, 2020

Breathtaking Coral Greenhouse raises environmental awareness for the Great Barrier Reef

Acclaimed British sculptor and marine conservationist Jason deCaires Taylor has recently completed the Coral Greenhouse, his first-ever underwater building and the largest installation at Australia’s newly […]
June 24, 2020

New study sheds light on Antarctic sea ice mystery

By now, most people have heard about polar ice melting due to global warming. But the coming and going of the sea ice surrounding Antarctica still leaves […]
June 24, 2020

Solar-powered bungalow in Australia promotes indoor-outdoor living

This bungalow-style home combines a thermal chimney system with solar power to improve energy efficiency. The young family who bought the original home wanted to present […]
June 24, 2020

Plastic rain is contaminating protected habitats

The term “pristine” environment is no longer applicable even to the most remote locations on Earth. Recent research has established that plastic rain is now pouring […]
June 24, 2020

Snøhetta completes stunning Norwegian cabins for glacier hikers

The breathtaking landscape of Luster in the western part of Norway has recently been joined by Tungestølen, a cluster of timber hiking cabins with cozy interiors […]
June 23, 2020

Siberia hits record 100 degrees

Siberia is now setting record high temperatures. On June 20, the town of Verkhoyansk reported a temperature of 38 degrees Celsius, or 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, which […]