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January 5, 2021

Bali’s beaches are covered in plastic waste

People come from all over the world to see Bali’s famous white sand beaches. But lately, you can’t see the sand underneath the tons of plastic […]
January 5, 2021

Vincent Callebaut proposes a green, food-producing footbridge for Paris

Vincent Callebaut Architectures has unveiled fantastical designs for the Green Line, a futuristic “inhabited footbridge” in Paris that would run on renewable energy, recycle its own […]
January 5, 2021

an off-grid floating homestead at one with nature

Off the coast of Tofino, British Columbia, floats a forested, eco-fairyland of greenhouses, ramps, towers and small buildings, most of them painted fuchsia and teal. It’s […]
January 4, 2021

O2 Treehouse to launch treehouse-based hospitality company

Treehouse design and construction company O2 Treehouse is expanding to include large-scale hospitality. The Oakland-based firm is already well-known for its custom, modular treehouses and has […]
January 4, 2021

Scientists discover 503 new species in 2020

A total of 503 new species were discovered by scientists at London’s Natural History Museum in 2020. According to the scientists, the COVID-19 pandemic did not stop the […]
January 4, 2021

Raphael Warnock could prioritize environmental justice in Senate

The January 5 Senate runoff in Georgia pits two very different candidates against each other. There’s incumbent Republican Kelly Loeffler, a pro-Trump business executive. Then there’s […]
January 4, 2021

CRA’s Playscraper stacks 8 tennis courts into a 300-foot-tall skyscraper

Carlo Ratti Associati (CRA) and Italo Rota have unveiled designs for the Playscraper, a Jenga-like skyscraper that stacks together eight tennis courts for a total of […]
January 4, 2021

Sustainable interior design trends for 2021

While 2020 was defined by the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us were grateful for the extra time spent with families inside the home. As 2021 approaches, […]