Articles and researches

February 20, 2020

Why the mystifying axolotl must be saved from extinction

Today’s axolotls are experiencing extirpation, but scientists and pet enthusiasts are saving them from true extinction. Why? Axolotls have long fascinated the learned and laymen alike, thanks […]
February 20, 2020

Check out Glasir, the tree-shaped urban farming solution

In a bid to revolutionize agriculture, New York City and Bergen-based innovation studio Framlab has proposed Glasir, a community-based system for urban farming that combines the flexibility of […]
February 20, 2020

Why 10,000 steps might not be the right goal | MNN

You’ve probably heard that you need to move more throughout the day, and as a general rule of thumb, “more” is often defined as around 10,000 […]
February 20, 2020

Marc Thorpe designs live/work buildings built from earth bricks

New York-based architecture studio Marc Thorpe Design has unveiled renderings for the Dakar Houses, a series of live/work spaces for the artisans of furniture brand Moroso, […]
February 20, 2020

This biodegradable, edible wrapper could replace single-use plastics for food | MNN

Plastic has long been a wrapper’s delight. It’s cheap. It keeps food fresh. And it’s so wonderfully transparent you can check on the status of that […]
February 20, 2020

How often do you really need to shower? | MNN

If you don’t shower much — but generally keep that information to yourself because of the negative stigma — you’re not alone. Following hot on the […]
February 20, 2020

Home on a sloped ravine uses natural materials to blend into the landscape

Built by Chicago-based firm Wheeler Kearns Architects, the Ravine House is a beautiful home that sits tucked into a natural forest setting just outside of Highland […]
February 20, 2020

CLT gives a sustainable community center in Copenhagen a welcoming feel

In the Copenhagen suburb of Brønshøj, local architectural practice NORD Architects has completed the Parish Center, a contemporary community center and place of worship that’s primarily […]