Articles and researches

May 15, 2020

Recycled materials and traditional techniques define this farmstay in India

At the edge of the Sasan Gir wildlife sanctuary in Gujarat, India, d6thD design studio has completed Aaranya, an agricultural farmstay that pays homage to the […]
May 15, 2020

Happy Endangered Species Day! 5 ways you can make a difference today | MNN

Endangered Species Day is a bittersweet event. While it’s heartbreaking to think back on all the species we have already lost during our last few generations, […]
May 15, 2020

Dairy farm bottles milk instead of dumping it | MNN

In early April, Pennsylvania dairy farmer Ben Brown got a call from his processor that they wouldn’t be able to pick up his milk for a […]
May 15, 2020

MIT moves toward greener, more sustainable artificial intelligence

While current artificial intelligence (AI) technology holds strategic and transformative potential, it isn’t always environmentally-friendly due to high energy consumption. To the rescue are researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology […]
May 14, 2020

Tips for reducing food waste amid coronavirus

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, people are panic-buying groceries that may or may not be used before they expire, leading to unprecedented amounts of […]
May 14, 2020

Pandemic forces Canada to send giant pandas back to China | MNN

If there’s one thing giant pandas can’t live without, it’s bamboo. These burly bears munch through anywhere from 20 to 40 pounds of it a day, […]
May 14, 2020

Oliver Co. makes vegan leather wallets from apple waste and wood

A new London-based company has created a sustainable line of wallets and cardholders made from a combination of vegan “apple leather” and “wood leather.” Oliver Co. […]
May 14, 2020

Pittsburgh’s MuseumLab for children achieves LEED Gold

MuseumLab, one of Pittsburgh’s most creative and innovative youth learning spaces, has earned LEED Gold a year after the project was completed in the recently renovated […]