Articles and researches

January 31, 2020

One of the oldest bald eagles ever recorded just crashed through a man’s window | MNN

Every year, as many as a billion birds meet their end with a thump. Too often, even the most eagle-eyed flyers can’t fathom the concept of […]
January 31, 2020

Locusts swarm East Africa with worst plague in decades | MNN

Clouds of locusts are swarming through East Africa in historic numbers, forming a potentially catastrophic plague unlike anything some areas have seen in generations. The insatiable […]
January 30, 2020

Drug lord’s rogue hippos taking over Colombia | MNN

When we think of invasive species, things like kudzu and zebra mussels come to mind, but Colombia may be facing a threat from a much larger […]
January 30, 2020

Majestic neon ‘sky dunes’ are a newly discovered form of the northern lights | MNN

People have been taking photographs of the northern lights for as long as camera technology has been available, and yet there are still forms of this […]
January 30, 2020

Yosemite’s ‘firefall’ has become too popular | MNN

While winter in Yosemite National Park offers a spectacular opportunity to witness the national park’s unparalleled beauty, there’s one phenomenon in particular that draws a crowd. […]
January 30, 2020

LEED Platinum-targeted Santa Monica apartments are powered by solar energy

Los Angeles-based design practice KFA Architecture has recently completed Pico Eleven, a new multi-unit residential housing project designed to achieve LEED Platinum certification. In addition to […]
January 30, 2020

Australian soldiers use time off from fighting fires to feed displaced koalas | MNN

Members of the 16th Regiment Emergency Support Force volunteer in the best possible way. (Photo: Department of Defence) Australian Army soldiers are on the front lines […]
January 30, 2020

This cool electric skateboard is made from recycled plastic

Native of Porto, Portugal, designer João Leão was becoming more and more concerned about the abundance of plastic waste he saw clogging up his city’s beautiful […]