Articles and researches

October 9, 2020

Tiny mobile dwelling celebrates local Shinshu larch in Japan

In only three months, eco-conscious Japanese architect Tono Mirai crafted a charming tiny timber structure that can be moved by truck. Dubbed the Red Container, the compact building […]
October 8, 2020

5 buildings on this Missouri campus just achieved LEED Platinum

The Danforth Campus at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri has just reached a major sustainable building milestone. This year, five separate buildings on the campus […]
October 8, 2020

New Swedish grocery to price goods based on carbon footprint

Felix, a Swedish food brand, has opened a climate-conscious store that will guide buyers to make informed decisions when purchasing food items. In the newly opened […]
October 8, 2020

Tasmanian devils reunited with their motherland after 3,000 years

For the first time in 3,000 years, Tasmanian devils have reunited with mainland Australia in an event crowned by actors Chris Hemsworth and Elsa Pataky. The […]
October 8, 2020

The best vegan snacks at Trader Joe’s this fall

The darker and colder the days, the more it becomes self-evident that we are a nation programmed to crave pumpkin spices come autumn. September ushers in […]
October 8, 2020

Couple renovates 1975 Chevy van for minimalist living during pandemic

When Jenna Aldus and Colin Dierker found out that all of their classes were shifting online due to the pandemic, they decided to take full advantage […]
October 7, 2020

Disney World McDonald’s to be first net-zero fast food restaurant

Chicago-based Ross Barney Architects has given the iconic McDonald’s at Walt Disney World Resort a sustainable makeover. This revamp aims to make McDonald’s Disney flagship the first net-zero […]
October 7, 2020

Preparing COVID-19 vaccine could kill half a million sharks

Scientists are racing against time to create a COVID-19 vaccine, but the effects of this venture may cause irreversible harm for sharks. Conservationists estimate that preparing […]