Articles and researches

May 27, 2020

Babies like it when you imitate them | MNN

A baby smiles and laughs. You smile and laugh right back. The baby pounds his tiny, curled-up fist on the table. You mirror his action, lightly […]
May 27, 2020

Italy’s Relaunch Decree helps homeowners install solar photovoltaic systems for free

Italy has been hit hard by COVID-19 and is attempting to jump-start its economy through the Relaunch Decree, a revitalization package of 55 billion euros ($60 […]
May 27, 2020

The heat waves that powered the Dust Bowl are now more than twice as likely to happen again | MNN

They were called “black blizzards” and “black rollers,” towering billows of dust rising thousands of feet high that became ominous symbols of the catastrophic Dust Bowl […]
May 27, 2020

An abandoned Chinese village is reborn as an interactive art destination

With 1 billion people estimated to be living in Chinese cities in 2050, China is seeing hundreds of thousands of its rural villages abandoned. In a […]
May 27, 2020

Green-roofed villa blends into a Costa Rican jungle landscape

Hidden in the lush mountains of Costa Rica is Atelier Villa, a green-roofed residence that Czech architecture firm Formafatal created as part of the boutique retreat […]
May 27, 2020

Historic deal preserves millions of pollination corridors for monarch butterflies | MNN

A huge swath of land that wasn’t being fully utilized has been set aside for monarch butterfly habitat. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and […]
May 27, 2020

“Wither” artistically represents deforestation in the Amazon

While all eyes are on the national and international headlines regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, it appears no one is watching and protecting the rainforest, which is […]
May 27, 2020

What’s the deal with doodle dogs? | MNN

With a cute name and curly coat, doodle dogs seem to be incredibly popular with pet owners. They’re favorites for people with allergies because they often […]