Articles and researches

April 28, 2020

A contemporary German home celebrates energy-saving, seasonal living

Architecture firms Jurek Brüggen and KOSA architekten teamed up to design Haus am See — German for “House by the Lake” — a minimalist home crafted […]
April 27, 2020

New Zealand calls for thousands of new ‘green’ jobs in bold comeback plan | MNN

There’s plenty of speculation over the origins of the pandemic that has ground much of the world to a halt. But there’s little doubt about who […]
April 27, 2020

This modular, off-grid design can adapt to any landscape

DIY home design is a life-long dream of many, and today’s architects are making it easier than ever to build your own home without toiling for […]
April 27, 2020

Studio Precht designs a fingerprint-like park for social distancing

Studio Precht has turned the rules of social distancing into a design guideline for Parc de la Distance, an innovative park proposal that ensures all visitors […]
April 27, 2020

Whales are basking in newfound silence | MNN

With so many cities in lockdown during the coronavirus pandemic, the world has become a quieter place. There are fewer people on the streets, fewer cars […]
April 27, 2020

Mon Repos Turtle Centre sits lightly near turtle nesting grounds

When architect Richard Kirk was tapped to lead the design for the Mon Repos Turtle Centre, he knew that his team at the international architecture firm […]
April 27, 2020

Modern farmhouse targets net-zero energy in Vermont

On a hillside meadow in rural Vermont, local architecture firm Birdseye has completed Bank Barn, a new residence that, from afar, might look like any another […]
April 27, 2020

Should you make sourdough starter?

Because the pandemic has ushered in a back-to-the-kitchen movement, social media is filled with gorgeous, professional-looking loaves of sourdough bread. Is it easy to make a […]