Articles and researches

October 5, 2020

WOOMETRY upcycles salvaged wood into eco-friendly home goods

On the outskirts of Lisbon, Portugal in Santa Iria de Azoia, sustainable creative studio WOOMETRY is giving unwanted wood pieces a second life by transforming the […]
October 2, 2020

Cold Spring Residence, a family’s low-impact weekend retreat

Developed by architect and artist couple Jared and Carolina Della Valle, this stunning family retreat in the Hudson River Valley is driven by high sustainability standards. Located on […]
October 2, 2020

Greenland ice sheet melting faster than in last 12 millennia

Greenland’s massive ice sheet is melting at a rate faster than experienced in the past 12,000 years, according to a new study in Nature. Published on Wednesday, […]
October 2, 2020

You can help monitor Amazon deforestation from your couch

While many people around the world worry about deforestation in the Amazon rainforest, to most of us, it’s still remote. Most people have never visited the […]
October 2, 2020

A net-zero compact home in Seattle is inspired by Shibui minimalism

Refined, elemental and minimal: these words were the inspiration behind a recently completed net-zero home in West Seattle. Built to endure the test of time and […]
October 2, 2020

Self-sufficient cabin in the woods may be the perfect writer’s studio

Once, Henry David Thoreau went to Walden Pond to “live deliberately.” He surrounded himself with nature to create his incredible writing that would inspire generations to […]
October 1, 2020

UNStudio designs sculptural, driverless metro stations for Doha

UNStudio has completed the first 37 stations for Qatar Railways’ Doha Metro, one of the most advanced and fastest driverless metro systems in the world. With […]
October 1, 2020

2 in every 5 plant species are at risk of extinction

A new Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew report has revealed that two in every five plant species, or 40%, are at risk of extinction. According to the […]