ICON wants to tackle global homelessness by changing the face of construction and home design. In 2017, ICON co-founders Jason Ballard, Evan Loomis, and Alex Le Roux met Brett Hagler, co-founder of the
(CNN) — Green New Deal fits perfectly on a bumper sticker. But the proposal, which is on its way to becoming a litmus test for the Democratic Party's many 2020 contenders, isn't a simple fix for what the
On your next off-the-grid outdoor adventure, don’t be surprised if you’re staying in one of these shiny, circular cabins. The Fuselage is the brainchild of Tree Tents and the cabins are starting to pop
The coolest minivan on the block Class B camper vans are a popular sector of the RV market, with new conversions and options popping up each week. But one of the most interesting developments in the past
Conceived to design, plan and build small-scale outdoor structures in the harshest terrain, Backcountry Hut Company (co-founded by Wilson Edgar and Michael Leckie of Leckie Studio Architecture and Design)
Offcloud Download Manager is the tool we wished we’d had pretty much since the beginning of the internet. It allows you to unlock, download, and backup virtually any piece of content on the web, so you
When the UK government cancelled its plans to electrify train lines across Wales, the Midlands and the north of England, and cut back on the Great Western rail network electrification, it brought a premature
A simple technology could secure the border for a fraction of the cost of a wall — but no one's talking about it
Roughly 10 years ago, a bizarre parade of animals, people, and vehicles lined up in the middle of the Sonoran Desert to trot, walk, and drive over a 100-foot cable stretched out across the dirt by a team
With intelligent use of materials and design, there are new affordable alternatives to the cost-intensive and complicated construction of conventional houses. Take a look at the projects below that offer
“We’re a lot closer than we should be,” one Stanford scientist warned. The year 2018 was not an easy one for planet Earth. Sure, wind and solar energy kept getting cheaper, and an electric car became best-selling
But without rear passenger seats, it’s still better for two Despite the many types of camper vans available in the U.S., one version that has been lacking in the North American market is the pop-top van.
TAE Technologies will bring a fusion-reactor technology to commercialization in the next five years, its CEO announced recently at the University of California, Irvine. “The notion that you hear fusion
The continuing growth in renewable energy around the world is set to boost the power of China while undermining the influence of major oil exporters such as Russia and Middle East states like Saudi Arabia,
The ocean is heating up faster than previously thought, according to new research out this week, and that might help explain the recent spate of historic hurricanes and decline in a number of marine species.
When news hit on Tuesday that CO2 emissions in the United States rose by 3.4% in 2018, it sucker punched the environmental community. But it also jolted the Trump administration, which said that its coal-friendly