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Global warming can be defined as the rise in average surface temperatures on Earth. Experts say that global warming is primarily due to the human use of fossil fuels, which releases carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases into the air. The gases trap heat within the atmosphere. This has a range of effects on ecosystems, including rising sea levels, severe weather events, climate change and...

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Plastics have a huge impact on our lives, from the food packaging to the car we drive to the computers and phones you’re reading this now on. However, the amount of one-time-use plastic is giving away to the idea of a perfectly-balanced ecosystem. There might come a time in the future where we might just get a pound of plastic with every three pounds of...

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The pressure of the degradation of the environment is increasing as the days slide away. Banners, hoardings, advertisements, seminars, and political schemes have become very common which has in-turn made them more susceptible to miss out on. To counter this problem, most environmentalists have taken to a series of measures to raise awareness about the graveness of the situation.   These ways include involving all stakeholders like...

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Aron Stubbins is definitely a water guy. He has, quite bravely, mapped his way to the Kolyma River, the largest river in the world with permafrost. Situated in the eastern Siberia, Stubbins had to cross 15 different time zones, stopping in one of the coldest cities across the globe – with the only aim of his adventure being to study a way to make the...

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“You reap what you sow” is the proverb that applies to human beings as the problems faced by us are the results of our deeds. We live in a century where we do almost everything using technology and the knowledge we have gained or developed. However, this technology is achieved by us paying a huge cost in the form of deteriorating health and many other...

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Penguins have lived in Antarctica as long as it is known. Since then, earth has experienced several climate changes, some drastic and some mild. Through all these changes, penguins have stayed strong and nothing has affected them. However, now, with sea warming up, the situations have changed. Penguins now have to relocate their home to find a place more suitable for them. It is happening...

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As the pages of history turned, the wealthiest states often turned out to be those with the greatest access to resources and technology. In some cases, where resources are aplenty but there is an absence of the technology required to harness their full potential, economic success is harder to observe. Colonial powers from the West, for example, made the best use of their advanced technology...

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