Articles and researches

March 23, 2021

LEED-targeted Pirelli 39 features a carbon-absorbing vertical forest in Milan

Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Stefano Boeri Architetti have won an international competition to regenerate Milan’s Porta Nuova Gioia area with the sustainable renovation and expansion […]
March 23, 2021

Florida cracks down on reptile pet trade

Florida’s warm temperatures and lush flora help new residents thrive — but some of those transplants are eating the very ecosystem that’s sustaining them. And we’re […]
March 23, 2021

Scientists raise alarm over the resurgence of murder hornets

Scientists and state agencies are concerned about the resurgence of the murder hornet, a giant flying insect known for its dangerous sting and ability to destroy […]
March 23, 2021

Plexus highlights reuse with this adaptable flat-pack design

You’ve probably been to plenty of festivals, trade fairs and other events where you stopped at booths to sample food, shop for cool items or just […]
March 23, 2021

Eco-sensitive architecture helps lift a rural Chinese village out of poverty

In the misty tea terraces of southwest China, Hangzhou-based architecture practice gad · line+ studio has recently completed an eco-sensitive redevelopment project to help a rural […]
March 22, 2021

Magnetic travel capsules made of plastic waste from beach cleanups

Made from recycled, ocean-bound plastic, the Cadence magnetic, refillable containers offer a sustainable, convenient and stylish solution to single-use travel bottles. From shampoo to vitamins and […]
March 22, 2021

Wildfires made air quality worse in 2020, despite lockdowns

Last spring, many environmentalists were cheering about the lockdowns’ side effects, such as reduced air pollution. While cars stayed parked and the air got cleaner for […]
March 22, 2021

Bottom trawling contributes more carbon emissions than air travel

The bottom trawling fishing technique is more harmful to the environment than previously thought, according to a new study. While it has long been known that […]