Articles and researches

January 8, 2021

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge lease sale attracts few bidders

The Trump administration has suffered a major blow to its environmental policy rollbacks. On Wednesday, the open bid for oil companies to drill in Alaska’s Arctic […]
January 8, 2021

Climate change doubles natural disaster costs in the US

If you think that investing in solar panels and a sustainable wardrobe instead of fast fashion are expensive, take a look at how climate change is […]
January 8, 2021

DIY building plans for the luxurious Patara Tiny Home are now for sale

There’s more than one great reason to consider a tiny home, whether for living minimally, reducing energy use or saving money. Now, Australian company Ubertinyhomes is […]
January 8, 2021

MVRDV designs BREEAM Excellent-targeted Matrix 1 for Amsterdam

MVRDV has shared its designs for the Matrix 1, an office and laboratory complex to be located in the heart of Amsterdam Science Park. Engineered to […]
January 7, 2021

Foster + Partners wins bid to design the nature-filled Guangming Hub

Foster + Partners has unveiled its competition-winning designs for Guangming Hub, a new, lushly landscaped Transport Oriented Development that will serve as a “forest gateway” into […]
January 7, 2021

Trump administration reverses migratory bird protections

In a last-ditch effort to protect fossil fuel companies, the Trump administration has reversed a conservation law that prohibits such companies from killing migratory birds accidentally. […]
January 7, 2021

Researchers discover new species of endangered blue whale

Researchers have discovered a new blue whale species, according to a paper recently published in Endangered Species Research. The researchers behind the paper recorded a novel blue […]
January 7, 2021

Futuristic aviary design uses piezoelectric energy to mimic bird movements

A combination aviary and bird-watching platform in China’s Suzhou Taihu Lakeside National Wetland Park, this stunning conceptual design by Margot Krasojević Architecture utilizes piezoelectric energy to […]