Articles and researches

March 4, 2021

The Gaia off-grid container house has a custom rooftop wind turbine

Made using an upcycled, discarded shipping container and featuring its own personal wind turbine, three solar panels and a rainwater harvesting system, the Gaia off-grid container […]
March 4, 2021

Mask Architects designs a cavernous villa in Sardinia

European design firm Mask Architects has shared renderings of a proposed luxury villa that resembles a white, seaside café. Informed by local Sardinian architecture and digital […]
March 3, 2021

Breitenbach Landscape Hotel features 14 Nordic cabins on stilts

After 8 years of planning and construction, Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter has finished 14 Nordic-style cabins for Breitenbach Landscape Hotel, a property in Breitenbach, France. The cabins […]
March 3, 2021

Volvo is going fully electric by 2030

This was a big week for Volvo, which made two bold and forward-looking announcements and debuted the C40 Recharge. The Swedish automaker, which is owned by […]
March 3, 2021

Monarch butterfly population declines due to climate change and logging

A new report by the World Wildlife Fund in association with the government of Mexico shows that there is a drastic decline in the number of monarch butterflies […]
March 3, 2021

Daan Roosegaarde’s GROW is a colorful LED dreamscape

After more than two years of research and development, Daan Roosegaarde and his team of designers and experts have unveiled GROW, an environmental artwork of “dancing […]
March 3, 2021

Café Terra is an urban oasis with raw earth surfaces in Dubai

United Arab Emirates-based design studio Bone Architecture has recently completed its latest hospitality project: Café Terra, a courtyard-inspired eatery filled with plants in Dubai. Crafted as […]
March 2, 2021

New apartments bring sustainable architecture to the Upper West Side

New York’s Upper West Side has long been a coveted area of the city, but few new developments have risen on the horizon in recent decades. […]