Articles and researches

June 30, 2021

Illegal beef farmers promote deforestation in Chiribiquete National Park

Leading supermarkets in Colombia are stocking and selling beef that may be produced illegally in protected nature areas. Such beef contributes to deforestation. According to the […]
June 30, 2021

New study reveals tree disparities across the US

As anybody who has ever sat under a tree has noticed, these tall, leafy plants provide shade. But what about people who live in neighborhoods without […]
June 30, 2021

Ekodome’s Geodesic Dome Kits turn into popup shelters or greenhouses

If you enjoyed building forts as a kid, you’re going to love the modular design of the Ekodome Geodesic Dome Kits, which provide options for a […]
June 30, 2021

Google’s San José Downtown West Mixed-Use Plan approved by city council

Google is seemingly everywhere, yet it considers the San José, California area home. Inasmuch, the company has been in the planning stages to develop an 80-acre […]
June 29, 2021

Heat waves are damaging bird eggs during incubation

The latest heat waves are concerning for birds, whose eggs could be damaged from the skyrocketing temperatures. When extremely higher-than-normal temperatures occur in a region and […]
June 29, 2021

Wendy’s tests plant-based black bean burger in three cities

Wendy’s begins testing a new plant-based burger this week in three U.S. markets. But unlike other fast food joints, Wendy’s is using a good old whole food — […]
June 29, 2021

eVolo’s 2021 Skyscraper Competition winners focus on sustainable urban design

The winners of the 2021 Skyscraper Competition organized by eVolo Magazine have been announced. The awards, granted annually since the beginning of the competition in 2006, […]
June 29, 2021

Metsä Wood’s new building products offer a lower CO2 footprint

According to Metsä Wood, construction creates an estimated 30% of all CO2 emissions and uses up to 50% of the world’s resources. The standard use of concrete […]