Articles and researches

May 19, 2020

‘Hovering’ gardens passively cool this energy-efficient home

Indian design firm Niraj Doshi Design Consultancy has unveiled a stunning home in Pune, India that proves that greenery is much more than just decoration. Built […]
May 19, 2020

London creates massive car-free zones as the city reopens

How do you simultaneously discourage people from riding public transportation, avoid automobile gridlock and maintain social distancing? By designating bike- and pedestrian-only streets. At least, that’s […]
May 19, 2020

NASA’s asteroid deflection mission may spark an artificial meteor shower | MNN

A proof-of-concept demonstration by NASA to determine whether we could save Earth from a doomsday asteroid by literally knocking it off course may end up causing […]
May 19, 2020

Aflac donates millions to aid coronavirus response | MNN

Company helps fund projects aimed at providing personal protective gear to medical frontline personnel. As an insurance company, Aflac has to be ready for just about […]
May 19, 2020

Now is the best time to build a home you never want to leave

Whether you are still sheltering in place or your area’s lockdowns are just lifting after months indoors, right now is the perfect time to contemplate what […]
May 19, 2020

CX Landscape proposes futuristic coastal park in response to climate change

Australia-based CX Landscape has unveiled designs for Sea Line Park, a conceptual project to link the eastern and western inner suburbs of Melbourne with a linear […]
May 19, 2020

How dating during the pandemic is the same — and how it’s not | MNN

Get in the right frame of mind before your call so you can enjoy it and be yourself. (Photo: F Armstrong Photography/Shutterstock.com) This isn’t the first […]
May 19, 2020

Disney releases retro tees using bottles from the parks

Creating clothing fibers from recycled plastic is nothing new, but when a name like Disney is involved, it’s hard not to have childlike enthusiasm over the efforts. Disney, […]