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Current Events, Environment

Climate Change Action – Support Earth Hour 2015

Climate Change Action - Support Earth Hour 2015

“Climate change is not just the issue of the hour, it’s the issue of our generation. The lights may go out for one hour, but the actions of millions throughout the year will inspire the solutions required to change climate change.”  ~Sudhanshu Sarronwala, chair of Earth Hour global~ Millions of Earth Hour supporters around the world […]

March 28, 2015 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment

Countries Highly Impacted by Climate Change

Countries Highly Impacted by Climate Change

Have you noticed how the earth became warmer these past few years? Weather became incredibly unpredictable, and storms have become stronger than ever. Climate change affects not only the people around the world, but also the ecosystem and animals inhabiting the places that are considered “high risk” from its consequences. According to NASA, the global […]

December 12, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

Current Events, Weather

Countries Experience Excessive Hot Weather

Countries Experience Excessive Hot Weather

Some countries around the world have been experiencing record breaking highest temperature in the past six months. The excessive heat has already caused deaths and harm to people, crops and animals.  Heat waves also bring physiological and psychological stress to mankind. Added to this, are the physical damages caused to properties due to power outages […]

August 16, 2013 No Comments / Read More >>

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Interesting Facts about Heat Waves

Interesting Facts about Heat Waves

Heat waves and global warming proved to be the major culprits of the recent wildfires. This was often the result of warm air getting stuck in mid-air instead of going through the upper layer of the atmosphere. Lack of precipitation, the absence of convection clouds, and the constant build up of hot air culminates into […]

August 27, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

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Support Earth Hour 2012

Support Earth Hour 2012

Support Earth Hour 2012 to create a better future for our planet! Switch off your lights for an hour  on  Saturday, 31st March, 8:30 pm. When millions of people across the globe turn off their lights, just for an hour, the message is clear:  they love the planet Earth and they are against climate change. […]

March 30, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment, Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts about Climate Change

Interesting Facts about Climate Change

If you are one of those who are quite concerned about the unusually high and low temperatures of our environment nowadays, climate change would probably ring a bell to you. What is climate change? Climate change is the world’s natural response to maintain energy balance. The energy levels we receive from the sun can tip […]

December 19, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment

The Monsoon Phenomenon

The Monsoon Phenomenon

Asian countries are likely to experience rainy seasons, mostly within the southern and eastern part of the continent. At some point, these rain-bearing winds become more severe and persistent, and affect a wider area than the usual rains and other forms precipitation. This phenomenon came to be known as monsoon. The word “monsoon” originated from […]

October 18, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

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Global Warming Threat

Global Warming Threat

We often think of global warming as something only found in books, magazines, and daily news. We don’t have any idea how close we are to a situation that’s hopelessly irreversible, and how far our earth has changed from bad to worse. This is due, perhaps, to our willful acts of negligence or ignorance to […]

April 8, 2011 1 Comment / Read More >>

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