Articles and researches

February 13, 2020

What is synesthesia and what’s it like to have it? | MNN

I know that the number four is yellow, but I have a friend who insists four is red. She also says four has a motherly personality, […]
February 13, 2020

Off-grid geodesic cabins by FUGU can handle harsh climates

From remote snow-covered mountains to idyllic beaches in far-flung corners of the earth, Parisian studio FUGU has you covered with its new line of geodesic cabins. The solar-powered […]
February 13, 2020

Tropical greenery surrounds a sustainable, solar-powered home in Singapore

In Singapore, a lush veil of tropical plants has enveloped a sustainable home for a family of five. The house, aptly named “Fade to Green,” is […]
February 12, 2020

A spider’s web is part of its mind, new research suggests | MNN

Spiders are creepy-crawlies that tend to elicit some of our most extreme fight-or-flight responses. Upon sight of one, some of us scream, others squash. Even those […]
February 12, 2020

Dinosaur labeled ‘Reaper of Death’ discovered in Alberta | MNN

The Tyrannosaurus rex got the “king” moniker for a reason. But have you met his cousin? A newly discovered tyrannosaur species named Thanatotheristes degrootorum, or “Reaper […]
February 12, 2020

How to Stay Safe in a Flood | MNN

Floods are the leading cause of weather-related death in the United States, according to the National Institutes of Health. Knowing how to act before, during and […]
February 12, 2020

Startup creates compostable, single-serve coffee bags

Worried about the environmental costs of single-use coffee pods? Steeped Coffee has a game-changing solution for that. The startup has innovated coffee brewing by making it as convenient […]
February 12, 2020

How hobbyists are saving endangered killifish from extinction

Killifish biology has long intrigued fish enthusiasts and scientists. But human encroachment, habitat loss and climate change are dwindling killifish populations in the wild. Thankfully, collection […]