global issues

How You Can Spread Global Warming Awareness

How You Can Spread Global Warming Awareness

Although you can do your part to reduce your carbon footprint, you’ll be able to do more if you don’t work alone. If you work to spread global warming awareness, you’ll be able to convince other people to make the changes that they need to.

Here are a few things you can do to spread awareness.

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5 Global Green Issues Killing Mother Earth – Save Her!

5 Global Green Issues Killing Mother Earth – Save Her!

EARTH IS DYEING!!!” Shout it out loud in the middle of a busy street and you will get mixed reactions. Some will stare at you; some will smile at each other; some will acknowledge you, and you might get a few thumbs up; but most will just leave, minding their own business. Everyone knows it, but hardly anyone takes it seriously.

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Top 5 Environmental & Global Concerns Today

Top 5 Environmental & Global Concerns Today

The world that we know today – our home is also home to millions of other species of animals, insects, plants, microbes, and other living and non living things, is really a place of wonder. It’s really amazing to see how biologically diverse life on earth is. A lot of the animals, plants and micro-organisms depend on each other to create an ecological balance. However, we are constantly causing disturbances to the nature and the ecological balance on the globe with our advancement in civilization and our ecological footprints on the globe. There is a growing concern among scientists and environmentalists around the world regarding our carbon footprint, depletion of the environment and using up world’s natural resources, causing serious issues like global warming, climatic changes, sea level rise, and depletion of the earth’s protective ozone layer.

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Sustainability & Ecological Footprint – How We Impact the Globe

Sustainability & Ecological Footprint – How We Impact the Globe

Most of us know or have an idea of what sustainability means theoretically, but do we always practice sustainability in our daily lifestyle? It just takes a few adjustments in our day to make a shift towards sustainability and reduce our ecological footprints on the globe. We will discuss here what we mean by ecological footprint, and acting responsibly in our daily lives to progress towards a sustainable future. We cannot blame the government or corporations, when corporations and government organizations are here to serve individuals. There is a whole lot we can do to influence how we are governed or how corporations operate. Our future is designed, equipped and governed by the ideas of every one of us, and empowered by the choices that we make in our everyday lives and through our lifestyles.

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The Truth about Sea Level Rise – How Much is it Rising?

The Truth about Sea Level Rise – How Much is it Rising?

One of the consequences of rapid global warming is the rise in sea levels around the globe. As the climate of the world gets warmer, the polar icecaps have begun to melt, increasing the volume of water in the oceans. The warm sea water has also been expanding due to the increased heat, making the sea level rise even faster. Over the past century, sea levels have been rising at an accelerated rate. There has been an extremely unusual rise in the sea levels, of about a 20cm (7.8 inches) in the past century, which, according to theguardian.com, “is unmatched by any period in the past 6,000 years.” Records also show that the sea level has been steadily rising at a rate of 0.04 to 0.12 inches per year since 1900. (NOAA,)

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