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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
May 19, 2020

‘Hovering’ gardens passively cool this energy-efficient home

Indian design firm Niraj Doshi Design Consultancy has unveiled a stunning home in Pune, India that proves that greenery is much more than just decoration. Built […]
May 19, 2020

London creates massive car-free zones as the city reopens

How do you simultaneously discourage people from riding public transportation, avoid automobile gridlock and maintain social distancing? By designating bike- and pedestrian-only streets. At least, that’s […]
May 19, 2020

NASA’s asteroid deflection mission may spark an artificial meteor shower | MNN

A proof-of-concept demonstration by NASA to determine whether we could save Earth from a doomsday asteroid by literally knocking it off course may end up causing […]