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February 26, 2021

Skyscraper will purify Shenzhen’s air with aquaponic gardens

Zaha Hadid Architects has been crowned a competition winner for its proposed design of Tower C at Shenzhen Bay Super Headquarters Base, a planned business and […]
February 26, 2021

MAD unveils solar-powered “Train Station in the Forest”

This summer, the Chinese city of Jiaxing will welcome an innovative transportation hub that will be topped with a lush “borderless park” to bring nature back […]
February 26, 2021

2000 cattle face culling by Spanish government

Several sailors are stranded outside the shores of Spain, fearing for the lives of hundreds of cattle aboard their ships. The managers of two vessels have […]
February 26, 2021

Topsoil is disappearing from Midwest farms

Almost one-third of crop-growing land in the upper Midwest is now devoid of its most fertile topsoil, says a controversial new study. Evan Thaler, a PhD […]
February 26, 2021

The Mawj 3D Printed Chair is inspired by the Arabian Sea

Off the shores of Dubai, the majestic Arabian Sea section of the northern Indian Ocean can trace its history back to important marine trade routes. Also known […]
February 25, 2021

Rent a minimalist tiny home on the edge of a lake in Austria

Projekt Datscha is a minimalist tiny house handmade with a love of the outdoors in mind. The home was designed by Anna Busch and co-architect Monika […]
February 25, 2021

Seville’s plan to turn oranges into electricity

Spanish engineers have updated the old citrus cliché, bringing it into the eco era — when life gives you oranges, make electricity. In Seville, they’re repurposing […]
February 25, 2021

Mayonnaise is saving sea turtles after an oil spill in Israel

An unlikely hero is emerging in Israel’s fight to save sea turtles from one of the country’s worst ecological disasters. Mayonnaise is making the difference between […]