Articles and researches

January 29, 2020

How to clean your dog’s ears at home (and why) | MNN

Along with baths, brushing and nail clipping, cleaning your dog’s ears regularly is an important part of basic grooming care. Because of the way a dog’s […]
January 28, 2020

Most insects can’t recognize individual faces, but these wasps can | MNN

You may be forgiven for not having spent much time gazing into the eyes of a wasp. After all, we’re generally more concerned with the stinging […]
January 28, 2020

BREEAM-certified renovation for 70s modernist icon in Amsterdam

MVSA Architects has dramatically breathed new life into Amsterdam’s iconic Rivierstaete — a monolithic 1973 modernist office building on the Amstel — with a sustainable and […]
January 28, 2020

9 quirky facts about the platypus | MNN

It’s possible to run out of adjectives when it comes to describing the platypus. This unique creature, endemic to Australia, has confounded scientists since its discovery. […]
January 28, 2020

Why Australia’s surge of highly venomous spiders isn’t as bad as it sounds | MNN

Rain has recently brought welcome relief to parts of Australia, at least temporarily shrinking historic bushfires that have raged across the continent for months. At the […]
January 28, 2020

Hundreds of Amazon employees risk jobs to protest company’s climate policies

Hundreds of Amazon employees have joined in solidarity, forming the advocacy group Amazon Employees for Climate Justice (AECJ) to protest the company’s climate policies. AECJ seeks […]
January 28, 2020

Church Stone Shelter for hikers is built of recycled materials and timber

In the celebrated nature reserve of Kintulammi, Finland, architect Malin Moisio of Tampere-based architecture studio Arkkitehtitoimisto TILASTO has created the Kirkkokiven laavu — the Church Stone […]
January 28, 2020

Sticky notes offer messages of hope after student scrawls cry for help on bathroom wall | MNN

When teacher Ashley Ferraro was in the girls’ bathroom at her Colorado high school, she noticed a message of despair scribbled on the wall. “Is life […]