Articles and researches

February 3, 2021

Architects design a rooftop nature conservatory in Hong Kong

A design team led by PLandscape and LAAB Architects has brought a rooftop nature conservatory in Hong Kong to life. The Nature Discovery Park will offer […]
February 2, 2021

Filmmaker designs and builds off-grid backcountry cabin for $50k

Tired of the work grind and eager to slow down and live a more sustainable lifestyle, a Canadian filmmaker decided to build an off-grid cabin from […]
February 2, 2021

Construction begins on the largest solar plant in the US

Construction on the Samson Solar Energy Center, the largest solar energy project in the U.S., has started. Once completed, the farm will generate 1,310 megawatts of energy, […]
February 2, 2021

Namibia auctions 170 elephants amid uproar from conservationists

The Ministry of Environment, Forestry, and Tourism (MEFT) in Namibia has finalized plans to sell over 170 wild elephants. Conservationists have criticized the auction, prompting a […]
February 2, 2021

Canoo unveils 100% electric delivery vans that start at $33K

Los Angeles-based automotive startup Canoo has unveiled designs for two all-electric multipurpose delivery vehicles (MDPV) with prices starting at $33,000. Slated for limited availability beginning in […]
February 2, 2021

Adorable timber cabins in Chile let you glamp among the trees

In the Chiloé Archipelago in southern Chile, a hidden gem of four tiny homes awaits nature-lovers. Remotely located in the commune of Queilén, Tiny Houses Comarca […]
February 1, 2021

The River School places classrooms around a central courtyard

Great design means different things to different people, but the best architectural design incorporates history, culture and functionality. In addition to these paramount foundational elements, L’École […]
February 1, 2021

GM pledges carbon neutrality by 2040, expands electric fleet

General Motors has announced an ambitious plan to be carbon-neutral by 2040. The largest U.S. auto maker also aims to eliminate tailpipe emissions from light-duty vehicles […]