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Pyramids Are a Dramatic Backdrop for a Mirrored Orb Inspired by Ancient Egypt

The Giza pyramids are the dramatic backdrop for a new installation by anonymous Spanish artist SpY. Inspired by Egyptian symbolism and mathematics, the piece is part of the exhibition Forever is Now II. Organized by Culturvator/Art D’Égypte, the exhibition asks artists around the world to take inspiration from Egypt’s rich cultural history. In SpY’s case, he looked at the logical and spiritual world…
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Pyramids Are a Dramatic Backdrop for a Mirrored Orb Inspired by Ancient Egypt

The Giza pyramids are the dramatic backdrop for a new installation by anonymous Spanish artist SpY. Inspired by Egyptian symbolism and mathematics.

Fuel made from ramen, dishes from coffee grounds: Japan rethinks food waste

Here are three Japanese companies with solutions that they hope will help their country cut its food waste in half by 2030, perhaps saving a bit of the planet along the way.

HOW CENTURIES-OLD WHALING LOGS ARE FILLING GAPS IN OUR CLIMATE KNOWLEDGE

Whalers from the 18th and 19th centuries are helping 21st Century scientists on climate change.

BRAZIL ELECTION: SCIENTISTS CHEER LULA VICTORY OVER BOLSONARO

Many hope that Lula will restore research funding and environmental protections in the country.

Inside The Petit Palais Paris: An Encounter With Ugo Rondinone’s Meditation On Nature

IMAGES Devid Gualandris WORDS Devid Gualandris VIA Ignant Every work in Ugo Rondinone’s distinctive oeuvre is imbued with emotion—a collection of intriguing ideas, bearing an infinite multitude of meanings exceptionally configured …

Inness Is a New High-Design Hudson Valley Retreat Encouraging a Return to Nature

A new retreat in the Hudson Valley from the perennially hip, Taavo Somer

Winners of the 2022 Nature Conservancy Photo Contest Show the Beauty and Struggles of the Natural World

Every year, the global environmental organization The Nature Conservancy holds a photo contest to show the beauty of nature and what we stand to lose to climate change. The 2022 Photo Contest saw the largest participation ever, with entries from 196 countries across six categories.

Blue Hill’s Dan Barber Is Reimagining the Future of Restaurants

Chef Dan Barber has long been an outspoken champion of sustainable agriculture, advocating for chefs to embrace cost-effective crops like buckwheat instead of imported heirloom tomatoes.

These mini wind turbines are designed for rooftops

If a building also has batteries to store the energy, it could be totally self-sufficient.

Architects Turning to India’s Lattice Building Designs to Keep Buildings Cool Without Air Conditioning

India’s lattice buildings are both beautiful, unique, and efficient in keeping the building cool without the need for any air conditioner.