Articles and researches

January 5, 2020

Ice rink alternatives and their environmental impact

Ice rinks are an important fixture of winter sports, whether for ice hockey, speed skating, curling, ice dancing or figure skating. But with growing concerns about […]
January 5, 2020

Spectacular things happen when you let winter do your hair | MNN

Of all the frosty traditions hailing from Canada — from dog sledding to plunges in icy lakes to 30-mile marathons across the frozen tundra — this […]
January 5, 2020

The Amazon has lost over 10 million football fields of forest in a decade

The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) recently published its International Statistic of the Decade, and the “winner” was the stark statistic that the Amazon lost 24,000 square […]
January 5, 2020

World’s largest flower bloom found in remote Indonesian jungle | MNN

While stumbling through some remote jungle in Indonesia’s West Sumatra, conservationists claim to have spotted the world’s largest flower bloom ever recorded, reports Phys.org. The specimen […]
January 5, 2020

Cybunker is a shelter concept for off-grid living — and the Tesla Cybertruck

If you’re a fan of the Tesla Cybertruck, you’ll love the Cybunker, a futuristic, modular architecture concept by New York-based firm Lars Büro that not only […]
January 5, 2020

Giant worm burrows beneath the sand and into your nightmares | MNN

All sorts of creatures live in the depths of the oceans. Some glow in pure beauty, while others induce nightmares. The sea-bound creepy crawly above definitely […]
January 5, 2020

1980s Madrid home gets a modern and energy-efficient facelift

In Madrid’s affluent residential district of La Moraleja, local architectural practice CSO Arquitectura has given a dated 1980s home a modern makeover with a focus on […]
January 5, 2020

How you can use Australian landscaping ideas to create a drought-tolerant garden | MNN

The majority of Australians — about 85% — live on the country’s coasts. That’s because vast areas of the interior of the continent are desert. But […]