Articles and researches

January 30, 2020

Charming, low-impact cottages in rural Massachusetts

Architect Grigori Fateyev from Art Forms Architecture has created a series of low-impact, sustainable cottages in the idyllic rural area of Great Barrington, Massachusetts. The project […]
January 30, 2020

Minnesota will pay homeowners to make their lawns bee-friendly | MNN

Homeowners in Minnesota can benefit financially if they forgo the grass and instead grow a lawn for bees. State lawmakers have approved a new spending program […]
January 30, 2020

Net-zero Del Mar Civic Center celebrates community and the great outdoors

After decades of planning, the Californian seaside city Del Mar has finally welcomed a new civic center to consolidate all of its primary public functions into […]
January 30, 2020

Scientists recruit albatrosses to patrol the ocean for illegal fishing boats | MNN

No matter where you are on the open sea — or how alone you think you may be — there’s a good chance you’ve been spotted […]
January 29, 2020

How helpful is hand sanitizer? | MNN

Maybe you keep a bottle in your car or in your purse. Or you grab a splurt as you check out of the grocery store or […]
January 29, 2020

6 natural ways to combat anxiety | MNN

For those prone to anxiety, attacks can occur at any time. (Photo: KieferPix/Shutterstock) I was never an anxious person. I spent my teens and early 20s […]
January 29, 2020

Solar-powered home in Thailand takes on a sculptural form with cantilevering cubes

Bangkok-based studio ASWA has unveiled a contemporary home located in the mountainous region of Maehongsorn, Thailand. The 1,000-square-foot, solar-powered home is comprised of three large cubes […]
January 29, 2020

How to garden for bumblebees | MNN

Would you like to hear your neighbors buzzing about how good your garden looks? There’s an easy way to do that and help an important native […]