Articles and researches

June 22, 2020

WWF releases report on avoiding the next zoonotic disease pandemic

Humans must address environmental issues now if they wish to avoid future pandemics, WWF International stated in a report released last week. Top drivers of new […]
June 22, 2020

Award-winning passive tiny house is insulated to combat New Zealand’s weather

Completed in 2018, the Kirimoko tiny house was inspired by a minimalist cycling trip. After previously living out of his bicycle packs, the owner decided to […]
June 22, 2020

‘Floating’ Kayak Point makes a home in the trees

Sometimes architecture means not building, or at least not in the traditional sense. Presented with logistical challenges, the team at Christopher Wright Architecture used innovation and […]
June 22, 2020

Environmental racism in America

The stretch of land along the Mississippi River between Baton Rouge and New Orleans is riddled with petrochemical plants spewing smoke into the air. Huge pipes […]
June 19, 2020

Abandoned wine factory is transformed into a luxury hotel by the sea

On Greece’s idyllic Kourouta beach, Athens-based k-studio has converted a derelict wine factory from the 1920s into the Dexamenes Seaside Hotel, a stunning boutique hotel with […]
June 19, 2020

The 6 months post-lockdown could determine Earth’s future

The coronavirus lockdown has left people marveling over clean air in Los Angeles and images of African penguins strolling through Cape Town. But emissions will rebound in a […]
June 19, 2020

Summer gardening tips for a great harvest

When the much-anticipated summer season finally arrives, make the most of your garden time with a checklist of ongoing tasks that will keep your plants healthy […]
June 19, 2020

Lapsed fishing moratorium endangers Amazon river dolphins

They’re smart, rare, sociable and an incredibly coveted sighting for eco-tourists and wildlife lovers. But Amazon river dolphins are teetering on the brink of extinction as […]