Articles and researches

February 25, 2021

Seville’s plan to turn oranges into electricity

Spanish engineers have updated the old citrus cliché, bringing it into the eco era — when life gives you oranges, make electricity. In Seville, they’re repurposing […]
February 25, 2021

Mayonnaise is saving sea turtles after an oil spill in Israel

An unlikely hero is emerging in Israel’s fight to save sea turtles from one of the country’s worst ecological disasters. Mayonnaise is making the difference between […]
February 25, 2021

Green terraces intersect a mixed-use tower in Shenzhen

In southeastern Shenzhen, Beijing-based architecture firm Clou Architects has completed Shenzhen Shuiwan 1979 Life Plaza, a mixed-use development interwoven with green terraces and a “secret garden” […]
February 25, 2021

Adorable goat playground raises awareness of upcycling waste

NOMAD architects and Karina Aramanda have transformed wood waste into GO[A]T WASTE?, an educational pavilion and animal playground that raises awareness about the merits of upcycling. […]
February 24, 2021

HempWood offers a versatile, sustainable wood alternative

With an educational background in vinyl siding and wood flooring, Fibonacci owner Greg Wilson has developed HempWood, an American-produced wood material made from a fast-growing agricultural […]
February 24, 2021

Microplastics could affect the healing process for COVID-19 patients

A new study reveals that microplastics from textiles could make it harder for lungs of those impacted by health conditions like COVID-19 to mend. The study […]
February 24, 2021

Nearly 1/3 of freshwater fish face extinction

From hefty tuna to tiny anchovies, most of the world’s favorite fish species are found in the oceans. But in the recently published World’s Forgotten Fishes […]
February 24, 2021

Planet City explores housing the world population in one city

Los Angeles-based film director and architect Liam Young recently released his latest work — Planet City, a speculative and provocative glimpse into a future where urban […]