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September 18, 2020

This industrial complex has a facade made from its own construction waste

Located in the North India city of Kishangarh, this innovative industrial complex for Stonex India and designed by Deli-based Urbanscape Architects revolves around sustainable construction. The […]
September 18, 2020

World fails all Aichi biodiversity targets

In 2010, representatives from 194 countries met in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan, and agreed on 20 biodiversity targets to reach in the next decade. Ten years […]
September 18, 2020

LEGO responds to kids’ worries about single-use plastics

Kids have spoken, and LEGO has listened. “We have received many letters from children about the environment asking us to remove single-use plastic packaging,” Niels B. Christiansen, […]
September 18, 2020

A small Swedish town becomes home to urban development experiments

Stockholm-based architecture firm Anders Berensson Architects has unveiled designs for the Tibro Train Tracks, an ongoing urban development project to transform an abandoned track area in […]
September 18, 2020

Rihanna’s new Fenty skincare line leads the industry in sustainability

Fans of Rihanna’s trendy cosmetics line, Fenty Beauty, have a lot to look forward to with the new addition of her latest enterprise, Fenty Skin. The […]
September 17, 2020

University of Toronto Scarborough learning hub to welcome nature indoors

Canadian firm ZAS Architects and Denmark-based CEBRA Architecture have unveiled the design for the Instructional Centre Phase 2 (IC-2), a new companion building at the University […]
September 17, 2020

Birds are dying mid-air possibly due to climate crisis effects

The deaths of thousands of birds in the southwestern U.S. have sparked concern from scientists. This phenomenon has been described as a national tragedy by ornithologists, who […]
September 17, 2020

World’s first “living coffin” made of mycelium used in burial

A “living coffin” has been used in a burial for the first time in the Netherlands. The coffin is made out of mycelium, a complex system […]