Articles and researches

June 5, 2020

Air pollution climbing back to pre-pandemic levels

Last month, news media around the world heralded cleaner skies as a byproduct of the pandemic-induced quarantines. Alas, as lockdowns are lifted, air pollution is climbing […]
June 5, 2020

Heimplanet celebrates 9 years of innovative inflatable tents

For almost a decade, Heimplanet has offered adventure-seekers an option for quick and easy tent set up in a variety of environments. The company first released […]
June 4, 2020

8 tips to keep your summer produce fresher for longer

With its long days, plentiful sun and delicious fare, summer is without a doubt our favorite time of year. If you’re like us here at Inhabitat, […]
June 4, 2020

Eco-friendly housing startup Module breaks ground in Pittsburgh

Home building and buying are modern-day decision-wheels with size and location options balanced with a desire for eco-friendly construction. Buying too large of a home creates […]
June 4, 2020

We are in the sixth mass extinction, and it’s accelerating

The Earth is in the midst of a sixth mass extinction, and it’s picking up speed. New research in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences […]
June 4, 2020

Solar-powered Lowell Justice Center will be Massachusetts’ first LEED Platinum courthouse

Half-an-hour north of Boston, the Massachusetts city of Lowell has recently welcomed the new Lowell Justice Center, a modern facility on track to become the state’s […]
June 4, 2020

Climate change, deforestation lead to younger, shorter trees

Recently published research in Science magazine warns that older, taller trees are quickly becoming a thing of the past, consequently leaving forests in disarray. Forest dynamics being disrupted like this spells trouble […]
June 4, 2020

Forest products help power local economies | MNN

In Virginia and North Carolina, forest products – including wood bioenergy – are among the most essential industries. In this time of uncertainty and upheaval, the […]