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Why Do Endangered Species and Ecosystems Need Guaranteed Protection?

Nov 28, 2017 - Emily Newton

We aren’t the only ones affected by climate change. All other living organisms are affected when ecosystems change. There are too many endangered species.

the effects of deforestation are more widespread than the edges of the forest

Deforestation Hurts Us in More Ways Than One

Oct 6, 2017 - Emily Newton

Deforestation happens for a variety of reasons at the cost of ecosystems & species. Read now to learn how the effects of deforestation impact the world.

Improving Auto Emissions With Carbon-Neutral Synthetic Fuels

Sep 19, 2017 - Emily Newton

Switching to carbon-neutral synthetic fuels is almost as difficult as it is to produce them. However, it has potential to greenhouse gas emissions.

Can Seeding the Ocean With Iron Help Stave off Climate Change?

Jul 3, 2017 - Emily Newton

Will seeding the ocean with dissolved iron help reduce the effects of climate change by encouraging phytoplankton blooms?

Why Does Humanity Have a Doomsday Seed Vault?

Jun 6, 2017 - Emily Newton

Lying deep within a mountain on Norway’s Svalbard archipelago in Spitsbergen is the Doomsday Seed Vault. But why does it exist? How can it save humanity?

Unseen Dangers in the Ocean Threaten Life

May 23, 2017 - Emily Newton

To protect the environment and the ecosystems involved, we need to reduce the amount of microscopic plastic particles in our oceans.

5 Exciting Ways to Minimize Environmental Impact of Construction

Jul 13, 2016 - Emily Newton

There are multiple studies that discuss about how we could reduce our carbon footprint. One way to do so is by reducing the environmental impact of construction projects.

Could Auctions Empower the Transition to Sustainable Renewable Energy?

Jun 30, 2016 - Emily Newton

As the world begins its quest to end reliance on fossil fuels, companies have been racing to establish their own presence in the niche of renewable energy.

How Can we Stop the Plight of Coral Bleaching on the Great Barrier Reef?

Apr 22, 2016 - Emily Newton

The Great Barrier Reef, which is technically the largest living thing on Earth, needs your help because it’s suffering from coral bleaching.

Renewables Could Replace Your Energy Sources

Apr 7, 2016 - Emily Newton

If you’re ready to switch to alternative energy sources but aren’t sure where to get started, try using these renewables in your home and community.

The Paris Climate Agreement Sparks Hope for Greener World

Mar 17, 2016 - Emily Newton

It’s been three months since the Paris Climate Agreement. How have countries stepped up and what improvements can they still make?