Articles and researches

February 28, 2020

Sweden’s tallest timber building could save 550 tons of CO2

Scandinavian-based architecture firm C.F. Møller Architects has raised the bar for sustainable architecture with the recent completion of the Kajstaden Tower, Sweden’s tallest timber building. Located […]
February 28, 2020

Antarctic blue whales make ‘unprecedented’ comeback | MNN

We’re seeing a lot more of the largest animal on the planet. A team of scientists led by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) counted 55 Antarctic […]
February 28, 2020

This sustainable lamp is a work of art that cleans the air

The Guilin Lamp-scape by SUGO uses photocatalysis technology to clean and circulate the air you breathe, eliminating 99.9% of all bacteria, such as salmonella and E. […]
February 28, 2020

Feeling connected to nature makes children happier, too | MNN

There’s plenty of research demonstrating the link between being in nature and being happy, but most of the research has focused on adults. In a new […]
February 27, 2020

A second, smaller moon has been hanging around our planet for years | MNN

You’ll never guess who the moon brought home! A friend. Yes, the same solitary orb that has inspired countless poems and sighs and country songs about […]
February 27, 2020

Astronomers just detected the largest explosion in our universe since the Big Bang | MNN

The closest thing to the Big Bang ever found in the universe was just detected in a galaxy 390 million light-years from Earth. It was such […]
February 27, 2020

Wood waste strengthens recycled concrete, new study finds

Research from the University of Tokyo’s Institute of Industrial Science has revealed that discarded concrete can be strengthened with the addition of wood waste. This pioneering […]
February 27, 2020

White-nose syndrome haunts bats | MNN

Bats have a reputation for being spooky, even though most pose no danger to humans. In fact, bats have far more reason to fear us. That’s […]