Articles and researches

February 21, 2020

A Western-style diet could affect the brain in as little as a week | MNN

If you happen to be waffling on what you’d like for breakfast, consider this: What you eat may catch up with you — particularly, your brain […]
February 21, 2020

Physicists just ‘held’ an individual atom for the first time | MNN

Physics has taught us that grasping things on the tiniest of scales can be just as challenging as grasping them on the grandest of scales. Sometimes […]
February 20, 2020

Thousands of feral horses to be removed from national park after Australian wildfires | MNN

Feral horses in Australia are known as brumbies. Descendants of long-ago escaped or lost horses, these rugged ponies now live in many places across the country, […]
February 20, 2020

Why the mystifying axolotl must be saved from extinction

Today’s axolotls are experiencing extirpation, but scientists and pet enthusiasts are saving them from true extinction. Why? Axolotls have long fascinated the learned and laymen alike, thanks […]
February 20, 2020

Check out Glasir, the tree-shaped urban farming solution

In a bid to revolutionize agriculture, New York City and Bergen-based innovation studio Framlab has proposed Glasir, a community-based system for urban farming that combines the flexibility of […]
February 20, 2020

Why 10,000 steps might not be the right goal | MNN

You’ve probably heard that you need to move more throughout the day, and as a general rule of thumb, “more” is often defined as around 10,000 […]
February 20, 2020

Marc Thorpe designs live/work buildings built from earth bricks

New York-based architecture studio Marc Thorpe Design has unveiled renderings for the Dakar Houses, a series of live/work spaces for the artisans of furniture brand Moroso, […]
February 20, 2020

This biodegradable, edible wrapper could replace single-use plastics for food | MNN

Plastic has long been a wrapper’s delight. It’s cheap. It keeps food fresh. And it’s so wonderfully transparent you can check on the status of that […]