Latest articles

Study Finds ‘Rollie Pollies’ Remove Heavy Metals From Soil, Stabilizing Growing Conditions, Protecting Groundwater

“Rollie pollies” or pill bugs are tiny bugs that hide in your garden and curl up into a ball when they sense danger. Not a lot is known about these tiny creatures, but one thing is sure: they are no threat to you and can even have a great impact on the environment. (more…)

World’s Largest Sea Turtle Emerges From The Sea And It Is Amazing

Sea turtles are majestic creatures and this one spotted by tourists on a beach is the world’s largest.
The Leatherback Turtle was seen emerging from the sea in an unknown location, resting in the sand and then heading back just to disappear in the waves. (more…)

Most of Europe’s Energy Came From Renewable Sources in 2021

The year 2020 wasn’t all about bad omens and the pandemic, as it was also a victory for sustainability and clean energy generation. For the first time in the history of mankind, Europe managed to generate more energy from renewables than from fossil fuels.
Ember and Agora  Energiewende presented a report recently, which showed that last year 38% of the electricity in the European Union came from renewable energy sources.

(more…)

Parrot trapped on roof keeps telling fire crew to “f**k off”

Firefighters are risking their own life to save ours. And there are not only humans they’re helping, but animals as well. And while we are so grateful for their great job, we can’t say the same for some animals they’ve rescued.

While trapped on a roof, Jessie, a Macaw parrot did’t have the best opinion about the rescue team sent to rescue her. And she expressed her thoughts by using some words just as colorful as its plumage is. (more…)

Building an Off Grid Log Cabin Alone in the Wilderness

The Youtube Channel My Self Reliance belongs to Shawn James. He is a passionate outdoorsman living the life of his dreams in a log cabin that he built alone in the Canadian wilderness. (more…)

Grow an Avocado Tree from Seed

Growing avocado at home is not an easy task, as many who tried have failed before. Since avocados are highly nutritious fruits, it is worth struggling a bit until finding the perfect tricks to grow them at home. So the next time you buy avocados, make sure to keep the pits and use them to grow a tiny tree. (more…)

Couple Converted a 280-square-foot, Double-Decker Bus Into A Tiny Home

London’s double-decker buses are iconic, and everyone visiting the city wishes to take a ride on these special vehicles. But what about living in a red double-decker bus?

Hope and Manny Hernandez, convert buses into homes for a living and they recently transformed a 1957 double-decker and transform it into a tiny house. (more…)

This 28′ Tiny Cottage Home With 2 Lofts Is A Quaint Beauty

Tiny homes can be the most affordable dream homes for those who want to buy something on a budget. This tiny cottage has only 28’, but it is more than enough for a young couple as it is equipped with two lofts, a kitchen, an open living room, and even a covered porch.

The price of the tiny cottage is $65,000 and the buyer needs to go to Mooresville, North Carolina to pick it up and transport it. The lofts are located on the sides of the house and have enough space to host a queen-sized bed. (more…)

Tonight: Partial lunar eclipse will be longest since the reign of Henry VI

November 19th will be an important day for the lovers of the night sky, as they are in for a treat.
Between Thursday and Friday night, a large part of the planet is going to witness a partial lunar eclipse and it will be the longest one in almost 600 years. (more…)


© 2021 Home Design, Garden & Architecture Blog Magazine. All rights reserved.