Articles and researches

January 31, 2020

Transformed midcentury modern home focuses on sustainability

Originally designed in 1956, this mid-century property in Indianapolis has been remodeled to reflect the new owner’s modern style. The design plan included methods to turn […]
January 31, 2020

One of the oldest bald eagles ever recorded just crashed through a man’s window | MNN

Every year, as many as a billion birds meet their end with a thump. Too often, even the most eagle-eyed flyers can’t fathom the concept of […]
January 31, 2020

Locusts swarm East Africa with worst plague in decades | MNN

Clouds of locusts are swarming through East Africa in historic numbers, forming a potentially catastrophic plague unlike anything some areas have seen in generations. The insatiable […]
January 30, 2020

Drug lord’s rogue hippos taking over Colombia | MNN

When we think of invasive species, things like kudzu and zebra mussels come to mind, but Colombia may be facing a threat from a much larger […]
January 30, 2020

Majestic neon ‘sky dunes’ are a newly discovered form of the northern lights | MNN

People have been taking photographs of the northern lights for as long as camera technology has been available, and yet there are still forms of this […]
January 30, 2020

Yosemite’s ‘firefall’ has become too popular | MNN

While winter in Yosemite National Park offers a spectacular opportunity to witness the national park’s unparalleled beauty, there’s one phenomenon in particular that draws a crowd. […]
January 30, 2020

LEED Platinum-targeted Santa Monica apartments are powered by solar energy

Los Angeles-based design practice KFA Architecture has recently completed Pico Eleven, a new multi-unit residential housing project designed to achieve LEED Platinum certification. In addition to […]
January 30, 2020

Australian soldiers use time off from fighting fires to feed displaced koalas | MNN

Members of the 16th Regiment Emergency Support Force volunteer in the best possible way. (Photo: Department of Defence) Australian Army soldiers are on the front lines […]