Articles and researches

December 31, 2020

Artist Camille Walala envisions a carless Oxford Street for London

The COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 has been a lot of things, and one of them is an opportunity to delve into creative design. So when established […]
December 31, 2020

Japan to develop wooden satellite in bid to curb space junk

Japanese company Sumitomo Forestry is collaborating with Kyoto University to develop the world’s first wooden satellite. The two entities have already started research to determine the […]
December 31, 2020

Indigenous land defender Félix Vásquez murdered in Honduras

Honduran environmental hero Félix Vásquez was murdered on December 26 for his brave work defending the land. Vásquez, 60, a long-time leader of the indigenous Lenca people, was […]
December 31, 2020

A French wine cellar’s updated facade doubles as housing for local bats

Bordeaux-based design studio MOONWALKLOCAL collectif d’architectes has recently crafted a new facade for a French wine cellar that doubles as shelter for local bats. Although contemporary […]
December 31, 2020

Capri’s new electric power station replaces the island’s diesel plant

On the island of Capri in Italy, the new Terna electric power station is an innovative example of sustainable architecture that merges into the unique landscape […]
December 30, 2020

Australian government stumbles in climate crisis response

The Australian government appears conflicted in its efforts to adopt environmentally progressive policies following the country’s recent bushfires and record temperatures. A recent Australian Institute survey shows that […]
December 30, 2020

This modular prefab office space offers sustainable solutions

London studio Boano Prišmontas is no stranger to projects that highlight sustainable workspaces. Once the pandemic hit, the need for affordable, easy-to-assemble remote work solutions became even […]
December 30, 2020

Trump administration disregards border wall’s environmental impact

An environmental row rages on as the Trump administration races against time to complete its target 450 miles of the border wall along the American-Mexico border. […]