Articles and researches

July 15, 2020

Futuristic DFAB HOUSE is digitally built with robots and 3D printers

The homes of the future could be built with robots — that is the narrative that DFAB HOUSE, an experimental “house” in Switzerland’s municipality of Dübendorf, […]
July 15, 2020

VegMovies, a new platform for vegan film lovers

Now, people who like to watch animal-focused films will be able to find many choices in one place. A new platform called VegMovies debuted this week, […]
July 15, 2020

World’s tallest hybrid timber building proposed for Sydney

Australian software company Atlassian has tapped New York-based architecture firm SHoP Architects and Australian practice BVN to design its new Sydney headquarters — an approximately 40-story […]
July 15, 2020

Domed, desert eco-dwellings are built of organic papier-mâché

Illinois-based design studio i/thee has teamed up with Los Angeles firm Roundhouse to create Agg Hab — short for Aggregate Habitat — an experimental eco-dwelling built […]
July 15, 2020

New solar farm in Indiana boosts local pollinators

Goodbye, dirty old coal-fired power plant. Hello, sunshine, bees and butterflies. That’s what the folks of Logansport, Indiana are saying as they trade their last coal power plant […]
July 14, 2020

Solar-powered coastal home opens up to views of the Arabian Sea

Mumbai-based architecture firm Architecture BRIO has transformed a decrepit coastal property into a solar-powered luxury home with a strong connection to the outdoors. Because the property […]
July 14, 2020

The endangered school shark is being sold as food in Australia

Last year, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) listed the school shark as critically endangered. But that hasn’t stopped it from being regularly sold […]
July 14, 2020

Sculptural aluminum roof keeps Cal Poly building cool

California State Polytechnic University’s (Cal Poly) Pomona campus recently welcomed a new gateway building that not only consolidates academic services, but also serves as a sustainable […]