Articles and researches

June 2, 2020

New Zealand is sitting on top of a massive bubble of lava from an ancient volcano | MNN

Scientists may have found the most compelling evidence yet that the Earth’s molten core belches out blobs of lava that eventually find their way to the […]
June 1, 2020

Rimbin concept offers a look into the future of infection-free playgrounds

Berlin-based inventors Martin Binder and Claudio Rimmele believe that parents shouldn’t have to make the choice whether or not to let their children enjoy a playground […]
June 1, 2020

Orcas threatened by highly contagious respiratory virus, CeMV

Marine mammal conservationists warn of a contagious respiratory pathogen, cetacean morbillivirus (CeMV), that could potentially harm already endangered orca populations. Like the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 that is causing the […]
June 1, 2020

Living Building Challenge-targeted Watershed improves Seattle’s water quality

Seattle-based design firm Weber Thompson has completed construction on Watershed, a mixed-use development that aggressively reduces its energy and water usage compared to conventional construction of […]
June 1, 2020

States sue over Trump administration’s fuel efficiency rollback

Twenty-three states and Washington, D.C. have sued the Trump administration over rollbacks in fuel-efficiency standards, citing poor science and threats to public health. Continue reading below […]
June 1, 2020

Why understanding your body temperature matters right now | MNN

Until recently, you probably only thought about your body temperature around flu season. But during the pandemic, knowing your body temperature is critical because fever can […]
June 1, 2020

National Park Service rolls out clever social distancing posters | MNN

As national parks around the U.S. begin a phased approach to reopening, visitors expecting the usual warnings to keep a safe distance from wildlife are now […]
June 1, 2020

Qatar to create 16 sustainable floating hotels for World Cup

As construction of the Lusail International Stadium continues, Qatar, the country set to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, is also beginning to address the impending […]