Articles and researches

March 3, 2020

Canada’s first net-zero carbon, mass-timber college building to rise in Toronto

The Centennial College in Toronto will soon make history with the addition of Canada’s first net-zero carbon, mass timber college building. Designed in collaboration with construction […]
March 3, 2020

Dogs ‘see’ the world through their noses | MNN

On the whole, we humans don’t rely on smell to experience the world. Instead, we emphasize our sense of sight. If we smell something, that information […]
March 3, 2020

Viruses love it when you touch your face | MNN

If you’re serious about staying healthy in these viral times, medical experts have some strong advice for you: Stop touching your face. No scratching. No rubbing. […]
March 2, 2020

The seven stones of simpler living | MNN

When I was a kid, my parents would sometimes take us to a campground called Paradise Park. It was a little camp in the California foothills: […]
March 2, 2020

20 minutes in nature a day is your ticket to feeling better | MNN

Nature soothes our stressed-out souls. We instinctively know nature is the best prescription, but research is revealing how little time we need to set aside to […]
March 2, 2020

‘I Am a Plastic Bag’ is made from recycled single-use plastic bottles

Following the sold-out success of “I Am Not a Plastic Bag” in 2007, designer brand Anya Hindmarch has launched a new product, called “I Am a […]
March 2, 2020

York University’s new green-roofed student center celebrates inclusivity

After overwhelmingly voting in favor of a second campus building devoted solely to student space, students at Toronto’s York University have welcomed a new student center […]
March 2, 2020

How to make hand sanitizer | MNN

Have you tried to buy hand sanitizer lately? With the coronavirus spreading and an outbreak in the U.S. likely, Americans are stocking up on cleaning supplies […]