Articles and researches

February 25, 2020

Swirling seals win top underwater photography honors | MNN

While waves may roil and sunlight might dance atop the water, often the most interesting activity happens underneath the surface. Since 1965, the Underwater Photographer of […]
February 24, 2020

Jimmy Carter’s solar farm now powers more than half of his hometown | MNN

Building on a clean energy legacy that includes installing the first thermal solar panels on the roof of the White House, former President Jimmy Carter has […]
February 24, 2020

Why are fireflies disappearing? | MNN

Do you have a summer memory about fireflies? I have many, having grown up next to a wetland. I knew it was finally summer when I […]
February 24, 2020

Saving the Scottish Wildcat from extinction

In the wilds of Scotland lives the elusive Scottish wildcat, denoted scientifically as Felis silvestris grampia and colloquially as the “Highland tiger.” Considered as one of […]
February 24, 2020

Recycled shipping container cafe utilizes passive cooling in India

Southeast of New Delhi, in Greater Noida City, Rahul Jain Design Lab (RJDL) has transformed recycled shipping containers into a dynamic new cafe and gathering space […]
February 24, 2020

What does Mercury in retrograde mean? | MNN

Three or four times a year, the planet Mercury is said to go retrograde — that is to say it moves in an opposite direction to […]
February 24, 2020

Eating local might not be as important as what you eat | MNN

You’ve likely heard the argument to support the “eat local” movement: kocal purchases support local farms and small businesses. The food is less likely to be […]
February 24, 2020

First CLT Passive House project in Boston breaks ground

Move over steel and concrete — a pioneering cross-laminated timber (CLT) project that’s set to break ground in Boston could spearhead a greater adoption of mass […]