Articles and researches

April 16, 2020

Gomi portable chargers repurpose plastic waste and batteries

Not all plastic is recyclable. In the UK, flexible plastic consisting of plastic bags, bubble wrap and pallet wrap are not accepted by local councils for […]
April 15, 2020

A lot of weird science goes into making bread | MNN

These days, everyone is slinging a bread recipe. And that should come as no surprise considering how long we’ve been living under the shadow of a […]
April 15, 2020

Why copper is so good at killing super bugs (and regular bacteria, too) | MNN

Copper’s health benefits have been known for ages — literally. One of the oldest medical books in the world, the 5,000-year-old Smith Papyrus, details how copper […]
April 15, 2020

Solar-powered timber home in Chile embraces ocean views

Earlier this year, Chilean architecture firm Cristobal Vial Arquitectos completed Casa Rural #01, a solar-powered holiday home oriented for views of the Pacific Ocean and optimal […]
April 15, 2020

This off-grid tiny home on wheels features a cool laundry chute

Australian design firm HÄUSLEIN created this gorgeous tiny home on wheels that not only lets you live out your tiny living dreams but even makes it […]
April 15, 2020

Why people are turning to Anne Frank’s diary | MNN

Spend enough time online during the coronavirus pandemic and inevitably, someone will mention Anne Frank. The references run the gamut, from the flippant and mundane to […]
April 15, 2020

Chef Mark Reinfeld opens Vegan Fusion Culinary Academy

If you’re interested in vegan food, you may already be familiar with Chef Mark Reinfeld. He was the founding chef at the Blossoming Lotus restaurants in […]
April 15, 2020

Help NASA save endangered coral with a new gaming app, NeMO-Net

NASA is calling citizen scientists of all ages to help map endangered coral — while sheltering in place. Instead of endlessly livestreaming TV shows during the […]