Articles and researches

May 21, 2020

Crowds fill national park for Yellowstone reopening

As some of the biggest national parks start to reopen, visitors reassure themselves that it is safe to be outdoors. But unfortunately in places like the […]
May 21, 2020

US renewables hit milestone in surpassing coal output

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted nationwide energy supply-and-demand patterns. Stay-at-home social distancing measures have altered U.S. electricity consumption. Bulk electricity usage by commercial businesses and industrial manufacturing has given way […]
May 21, 2020

Architects design COVID-19 mobile testing labs for underserved communities

Perkins and Will’s New York studio has teamed up with Danish firm Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects and multidisciplinary design group Arup to create a proposal for […]
May 21, 2020

AKA Patagonia pays tribute to the Chilean landscape with low-impact construction

Architect Pablo Larroulet has created the AKA Patagonia Hotel in the port city of Puerto Natales, Chile, a gateway to the famous Torres del Paine National […]
May 20, 2020

Scientists may have just found evidence of a parallel universe | MNN

The first time scientists noted strange, high-energy particles bursting from the ice in Antarctica was back in 2006. They figured ANITA was experiencing technical difficulties. ANITA […]
May 20, 2020

Charles Library boasts one of Pennsylvania’s largest green roofs

Contemporary, sustainable and welcoming, Temple University’s new Charles Library in Philadelphia raises the bar for research libraries around the world. Completed by Snøhetta for $135 million in 2019, […]
May 20, 2020

Are hurricanes linked to global warming? | MNN

Global warming is adding more moisture to the atmosphere, providing more fuel for big storms like hurricanes. But tropical cyclones are extremely complicated. How much can […]
May 20, 2020

Modernist, off-grid home in Los Angeles features a huge green roof

New York-based Marc Thorpe Design has brought its savvy architectural talents to the City of Angels in the form of a beautiful, off-grid home set in […]