Articles and researches

March 13, 2020

Forget geniuses. Hard workers make the best role models. | MNN

The prevailing narrative for Thomas Edison was that he was a hard worker. (Photo: Louis Bachrach, Bachrach Studios, restored by Michel Vuijlsteke [Public domain]/Wikimedia Commons) Sure, […]
March 13, 2020

Solar-powered Harvard ArtLab to meet net-zero energy targets

Harvard University has added yet another sustainable building to its campus — the Harvard Artlab, a contemporary art space projected to meet net-zero energy targets. Designed by […]
March 13, 2020

How to make a delicious vegan pie for Pi Day

Pie is delicious on any day, but Pi Day may be the impetus to bake — or at least eat — a pie. The annual celebration […]
March 13, 2020

A new national park in Afghanistan offers hope for wildlife and people | MNN

Decades of war have overshadowed many important issues in Afghanistan, including the protection of its unique wildlife and wilderness. Afghanistan has a lower percentage of protected […]
March 13, 2020

Modular tiny home on wheels can fit a family of 6

Although tiny home living has typically been geared to young couples looking to downsize, Barcelona-based creative studio, In-Tenta has used their savvy, space-efficient skills to show us that tiny […]
March 13, 2020

PAU unveils carbon-neutral Sunnyside Yard masterplan in NYC

Global architecture firm Practice for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU) has revealed a masterplan for transforming over 180 acres of underutilized land in Western Queens’ Sunnyside Railyard into a […]
March 13, 2020

Caterpillar ‘plastivores’ can eat and digest plastic bags | MNN

Each year, human beings produce about 400 million metric tons of plastic, a number that’s set to double in the next 20 years if oil and […]
March 12, 2020

How to stock a pantry | MNN

The secret to a well-stocked pantry is simple: It has to work for your specific life. If you’re someone who throws together a meal in 20 […]