Climate Change

Climate change is an issue that is continuing to gain the nation’s attention, and quite frankly, mine as well. Research by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), has shown that climate change is indeed occurring and humans play a substantial role in its process. The climate…

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Pollution In Beijing

Air pollution occurs when harmful particles, molecules, and compounds enter the Earth’s atmosphere; it is detrimental to the environment and all living organisms, including humans. Areas with heavy air pollution normally contain smog, a fog composed of large amounts of smoke and air pollutants. The main contributors of smog are ozone, O3, and soot. Pollution,…

Water, What a Life Saver

To some, hearing about the need for clean water is unfortunately mundane and just not nearly as exciting as the latest headline. Hearing that a child dies every 20 seconds due to a lack of clean water is hard to comprehend when such a cause of death is so hard to relate to. Very few…