Articles and researches

February 6, 2020

We love movies — but we love libraries more | MNN

Given the wide array of available entertainment options and the way we consume information, visits to the library may seem like an old-fashioned pastime. But according […]
February 5, 2020

17 dogs that really, really love sticks | MNN

Many dogs love sticks. For some, it’s the thrill of the chase when the stick is thrown. Others just like the satisfaction of gnawing on wood. […]
February 5, 2020

Giant, hot-pink slugs survive Australian fires | MNN

An enormous bright pink slug that was only discovered a few years ago has miraculously survived the wave of bushfires that have engulfed Australia over the […]
February 5, 2020

What Earth would look like without oceans | MNN

Oceans cover 71% of the Earth’s surface, and there’s a lot we don’t get to see — from vast mountain ranges to ancient land bridges that […]
February 5, 2020

Pacific Ocean’s elevated acidity is dissolving Dungeness crabs’ shells

A new study commissioned by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and published recently on Science of the Total Environment journal has found that the […]
February 5, 2020

How to stay healthy on a plane right now | MNN

Flying in winter can be risky. There are the sometimes-perilous threats of weather woes and the health concerns of cold and flu season. This year, add […]
February 5, 2020

Tiny prefab cabins in Brazilian forest assembled in under two days

Brazilian architecture firm Porto Quadrado has revealed a serene refuge composed of three prefab cabins tucked into the wilderness of Brazil’s Rio Grande do Sul. The Alpes São […]
February 5, 2020

Why the big awards shows are going vegan | MNN

Daniel Day Lewis (from left), Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway and Christoph Waltz celebrate their wins a the 2103 Oscar ceremony. The rise of vegetarians like Hathaway […]