Articles and researches

March 29, 2021

Tidal turbines power electric vehicles on Scotland’s Yell Island

As countries around the world increasingly embrace electric vehicles, charging is top of mind. In Scotland, the island of Yell is powering its EVs with tidal […]
March 29, 2021

Passive House-certified residence frames ski resort views in Utah

When a family decided to relocate from Silicon Valley to the Utah ski town of Park City, they tapped local design studio Klima Architecture to realize […]
March 29, 2021

Staxxiom promises eco-friendly furnishings that click together in 2 minutes

Furniture startup Staxxiom has unveiled its new “no tools, no hassle” furniture products, a line of patented, click-to-assemble furnishings built from natural, eco-friendly materials. Created with […]
March 26, 2021

Prefab Zhuhai Jinwan Civic Art Centre boasts energy- and water-saving design

Currently under construction, the Zaha Hadid Architects-designed Zhuhai Jinwan Civic Art Centre will soon provide the southern Chinese city with a stunning new hub for contemporary […]
March 26, 2021

Both African elephant species face extinction

An official assessment on African elephants conducted by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has revealed that the elephants are more endangered than previously […]
March 26, 2021

Deforestation contributes to disease outbreaks, study says

A recent paper published in Frontiers in Veterinary Science has established that there is a connection between deforestation and the occurrence of zoonotic and vector-borne diseases. […]
March 26, 2021

Students design skateboard wheels made from chewing gum

Chewing gum: it’s a type of plastic pollution that we’re just not talking about enough. Most modern chewing gums are made from synthetic plastic polymers that […]
March 26, 2021

How to have a plastic-free Easter

Easter is a time of celebration, exuberant children and family bonding. While traditions vary around the world, attending church is common practice, as are egg hunts, […]