OMA’s extraordinary performing arts center is ready for showtime

Following 10 years of construction, OMA's ambitious Taipei Performing Arts Center has now finally been completed. The eye-catching building takes the form of a large cube, with three bulging theaters protruding out from it.

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Experts divided over who should get a 4th COVID vaccine dose

Two new studies indicate a fourth COVID-19 vaccine dose can substantially boost immunity and reduce risk of infection compared to triple-dosed individuals but experts are divided on whether all age groups should be offered the extra booster.

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Colorful camper cube brings on airy open-road adventure

Hotomobil has a deep lineup of bold campers, both motorized and towable. One that leaps off the pages of its photo gallery is the Mohican small trailer, a mini-camper with boxy shape, bright dual-tone paint and a space-optimizing slide-out kitchen.

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Seattle airport goes green with stunning timber expansion

Woods Bagot and the Miller Hull Partnership have revealed plans to expand the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport with a sustainably-designed extension that will be defined by a stunning timber interior made from locally sourced Douglas fir wood.

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Electro-expanding pickup camper mushrooms into hard-walled cabin

Cube Series finds a clever middle ground between the aero, fabric-walled pop-up pickup camper and the high, heavy fixed-wall camper. Its QB camper ducks low during the drive and rises electrically into a roomy, rock-solid shelter at camp.

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Trial finds insulin nasal spray may slow age-related cognitive decline

The results of a clinical trial offer promising signs that daily doses of an insulin nasal spray could be used to slow age-related cognitive decline. The trial found the treatment to be effective in elderly subjects with and without type 2 diabetes.

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Study finds seven hours of sleep to be optimal from middle-age onwards

A wide-ranging new study involving almost half a million subjects has provided compelling new insights into what constitutes healthy sleeping habits, suggesting seven hours per night is best for brain health during middle and old age.

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EarthCruiser explores electric overlanding with EV truck camper

EarthCruiser is one of the baddest names in overlanding, and now it's confirmed plans to become one of the baddest names in all-electric overlanding. Starting from the ground up, it will develop a camper solution specifically for electric vehicles.

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Dometic turns car into camper via stackable, trunk-sized base camp kit

With the new Go line, Dometic has leapt outside the RV and launched gear designed to fit neatly into a car trunk and set up into a comfy open-air base camp. The Go collection includes an off-grid faucet, burly camp furniture and rugged cargo boxes.

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Most hospitalized COVID patients still recovering a year after discharge

New research has followed the recovery of more than 2,000 hospitalized COVID-19 patients. The findings show barely one in four patients reported feeling fully recovered from COVID-19 a year after being discharged from hospital.

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