Articles and researches

May 24, 2021

Alaska’s Kenai Visitor Center provides a refuge from the outside world

Leave the technology-ridden world behind for a little while to sink down into the Alaskan landscape. The visitor center at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge has […]
May 21, 2021

Twisting rammed earth home wraps around a grand jackfruit tree

In the lush South Indian village of Vengola, architecture firm Wallmakers has just completed a sculptural rammed earth home that looks like a natural extension of […]
May 21, 2021

Heirloom Design provides furniture that may never see a landfill

Modern commercial buildings stand as examples of architecture, energy consumption and interior design. They also have a significant environmental impact. From a sustainability standpoint, industry professionals estimate […]
May 21, 2021

A vision for an island made of plastic waste in the ocean

What’s the best way to deal with the plastic waste problem that’s plaguing the oceans? One idea may be to build an island…and then top that […]
May 21, 2021

Utah’s Grand Staircase welcomes a new glamping site

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument is a gorgeous display of red, yellow, orange and pink cliffs that has visitors marveling at nature. It means even more to […]
May 21, 2021

Eco-conscious hotels are changing the way people travel

Travel is a great way to enjoy new experiences, but it can also leave behind a big carbon footprint. With an eye toward the future, New […]
May 20, 2021

3D-printed e-bike wins 2021 international Green Product Award

Germany-based bicycle manufacturer Urwahn Bikes has created a bike frame made entirely of 3D-printed steel. Known as Urwahn Platzhirsch, the minimalist commuter bicycle is already racking up […]
May 20, 2021

The preservation and restoration of Quebec’s Grand Théâtre

The Grand Théâtre de Québec is the winner of four different awards that honor green building, architecture and excellence in design. It only takes one look […]