Articles and researches

February 5, 2020

Tiny prefab cabins in Brazilian forest assembled in under two days

Brazilian architecture firm Porto Quadrado has revealed a serene refuge composed of three prefab cabins tucked into the wilderness of Brazil’s Rio Grande do Sul. The Alpes São […]
February 5, 2020

Why the big awards shows are going vegan | MNN

Daniel Day Lewis (from left), Jennifer Lawrence, Anne Hathaway and Christoph Waltz celebrate their wins a the 2103 Oscar ceremony. The rise of vegetarians like Hathaway […]
February 5, 2020

KUKU birdhouses combine sustainability and wildlife protection

Birds play an important role in the environment. They are responsible for dispersing seeds, pollination and pest control. However, urban growth contributes to driving them out of their […]
February 5, 2020

Keep your cat safe with these eco-friendly cat toys

Veterinarian Lynn Bahr’s coworkers laugh at her when they see her mouth full of cat toy. “When I’m designing toys, I put everything in my mouth. […]
February 5, 2020

Sustainable lakeside cabin showcases the best of Nordic minimalism

With its black-oiled timber cladding, angular zinc roofs and minimalist interior, the 3-Square House by Helsinki-based Studio Puisto is the epitome of Nordic design. Located on […]
February 5, 2020

The way you dance is kind of like a fingerprint | MNN

No one dances like you. Your mom knows it. Your friends know it. Even computers know it. Now, before you get too excited, keep in mind […]
February 5, 2020

Sand dunes might be ‘communicating’ with one another | MNN

Fog, caverns, and corn fields are popular settings for horror films. Why not sand dunes? In fact, new research suggests that these undulating landscapes might even […]
February 4, 2020

Should texting while walking be banned? | MNN

Will Rogers famously wrote, “You can’t legislate intelligence and common sense into people.” And yet, several cities and states are considering doing just that when it […]