Rainforests: What’s so Cool About Them?

Rainforests: What’s so Cool About Them?

There are some really cool things about rainforests that you ought to know. It’s not only awe inspiring scenery; forests provide us with two of the essentials for life, oxygen and food. It is also a unique ecosystem of plants, animals, and other living and nonliving things that Mother Nature has perfected through thousands of years of evolution.  

Trees are necessary for our survival on this planet. Trees, like all plants, produce oxygen through the photosynthesis process. Beyond producing oxygen, plants are also primary producers of foods for other living things on this planet. Plants are the base of the food chain and the rest of us are, in many ways, dependent on plants for food, both directly and indirectly.

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Build Your Own Solar Water Heater- DIY Project

Build Your Own Solar Water Heater- DIY Project

 A solar water heater could easily save you a significant amount of money on your water heating cost. Building your own solar thermal panel for heating water is simple. In this blog, we will show you how to build your own solar water heater.

Making your own solar water heater is cheap and easy. Depending on what size and what your purpose is, you could easily heat up to 70 gallons of water for showers or dish-washing or even larger volumes of water for swimming pools or commercial use, using nothing but solar power.

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Impacts of Extreme Weather Events & Climate Change

Impacts of Extreme Weather Events & Climate Change

You might have noticed that the weather has been pretty strange lately. Extreme weather conditions and natural disasters are making headlines around the world more frequently today than usual.  

Climate change is happening right before our very eyes. We are witnessing  extreme weather conditions which can be indicators of global climate change. Data from Climate Communication suggests that the Earth’s average temperature is continuously rising, despite some natural year-to-year fluctuations.

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Amazing Backyard Water Garden Ideas for Your Home

Amazing Backyard Water Garden Ideas for Your Home

Do you have a backyard? Then continue reading and you will find some amazing ideas for designing and constructing your own backyard water garden. It could make your home stunningly gorgeous. In addition to great looks, there are also other health and environmental benefits of having a backyard water garden. Keep reading to find out.

If you have a backyard, you could easily turn it into a gorgeous garden with fountains, pools, and flowers. A water garden can turn your backyard into a relaxing haven that everyone can enjoy. You could raise fish, grow vegetables and also create a great place for you, your friends, and family to come together and enjoy.

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5 Things you are doing to Damage the Planet

5 Things you are doing to Damage the Planet

You might think that you are living a sustainable lifestyle and that you know how to reduce your carbon footprint. But you would be surprised to learn about how many different ways we are damaging our planet every day.

Our planet Earth – it’s the only planet that scientists have found so far in the universe that supports life. When you consider all the other planets in the solar system, you will notice that they are either too cold, too hot, or do not have all the favorable conditions to support life, such as availability of water in its liquid state or do not have enough oxygen in the atmosphere.

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