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The Earth Getting Warmer

Different people have different opinions on global warming. According to some, it is a theory, while others say it a proven set of facts.

The Impact of the BP Oil Spill and What We Can Do About It

Reports have been written on the economic impact of this oil spill on the Gulf tourism industry and on the shrimp fishing industry. In this article, we focus on the impact the loss of even one season's loss of the Gulf shrimp harvest will have on our food supply.

Where Has the Faith in Nature Gone?

Now I was sitting here and wondering to myself, about if you can use nature in normal every day products. Keep looking for places, keep browsing shops, malls, anywhere and every where, and I actually have something which probably won't surprise you. There are very few.

6 Things You Can Do Today To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Everyone wants to make the planet a better place to live but not everyone has the money to go out and buy a new hybrid car and energy efficient appliances. Luckily, there are a lot of things you can do for free to help reduce your carbon footprint and here are 6 of them that you can do today!

Advantages Of Green Products

Alternative energy or green energy has gotten a lot of attention in recent years. As the world struggles to find cleaner ways to power our lives, green fuels and alternative energy products take center stage. There are some tremendous benefits to using green energy in your home or business.

The Bald Eagle Defies Extinction

After fears that the national symbol of the United States, the bald eagle, would soon be extinct, the bird is now well on its way to recovery. In 1940 the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act was instituted to keep the eagles from hunters.

Making the Effort to Keep Alaska's Waters Clean and Bountiful

Alaska is famed for its bountiful seafood harvests. The state's succulent crab and wild salmon are loved throughout the world by seafood connoisseurs and foodies alike. What makes Alaska's seafood so special is the state's steadfast commitment to sustainability. It's a rock solid

Young People Battle for a Cleaner Planet - Their Future

Much depends on the younger generation. Their habits, priorities and motivations largely will define the directions of development, technological advancement and political leanings. And while this always has been true to some degree, it may matter more now as society ponders the potential crushing c

The Central Problem With Recycling

One of the biggest hurdles in the battle to bring recycling into regular usage is inconvenience. It mainly comes in two forms: one, the act of actually separating your garbage into recyclable and non-recyclable items, removing labels and so forth, and two, actually getting these items to a dedicated

Air Pollution and Its Other Forms

Air pollution is the introduction into the atmosphere of materials that will produce an adverse effect on the health and well being of humans or interfere with their normal activities. The greenhouse effect is burdening the air with increased carbon dioxide.

Volcanoes Affect History - From the Exodus to the Dark Ages

These monsters of the midway affect the big background of history. Sure, they destroy villages and wreck local lives, but they also affect weather, environment and people movement. Take a look at some influential times and some influential popping from the A Number One Boils on the Earth's Skin

How Reusable Water Bottles Will Save the World

This article explains how switching from disposable plastic water bottles to reusable bottles has the potential of saving our world, in terms of the environment. It is truly astonishing how much waste disposable plastic bottles produces and how easily we can remedy these wasteful bad habits.

The Green Economy, the Birds and the Bees

When explaining a certain sensitive issue to their children, many parents start explaining the story of the birds and the bees. It seems this makes things less embarrassing and less difficult. Well, today the world faces a very embarrassing and a very difficult issue: the green economy.

Solar Energy Facts - Some Things We May Not Think About

Fact: Power and fuel costs are increasing. Fact: Coal and petroleum products availability is being depleted daily. Fact: Deposits of by-products of fossil fuels, which have been used for many years to produce power in most countries around the world, do harm to the environment.

Where is the "Green Buzz" Leading To?

What opportunities exist in the current recession environment for 'Green Products'? Where is the best place to look for these opportunities? Is it China?

Couples With No Kids Deserve 1-Million Carbon Credits Immediately

So often the proponents and believers in Global Warming ask each of us thru the media outlets to be wise and monitor our carbon footprint. Well, it makes sense that the stakeholders and citizens of planet Earth consider their pollution, waste and their impact on the environment both near and far. Ho

Environmentalism - An Introduction

The recent trends in environment and environmentalism is not only about activism or protests but also about scientific management and rational use of the environmental resources. A brief introduction on environmentalismand its present day picture in a nut-shell.