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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, Environment

Freezing Weather in China and Europe

Freezing Weather in China and Europe

Europe and China has been battling the bitter cold for nearly three months in one of the most extreme cases of winter ever recorded. Hundreds have been reported to have died from the cold while others lost their lives in vehicular accidents and other winter-related cases. In some countries in Europe, icy roads and highways […]

February 6, 2013 1 Comment / Read More >>

Interesting Facts

Interesting Facts about Endangered Species

Interesting Facts about Endangered Species

Some animals are already on a high risk of becoming extinct unless we take the necessary steps to save and protect them. One of the contributing factors for the diminishing population of some species is global warming.  The changing environmental condition is a big threat to their lives and it increases the possibility for these […]

November 25, 2012 No Comments / Read More >>

Environment

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 >>

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 >>

Environment

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 >>

Environment

What are Glaciers?

What are Glaciers?

One way to tell the how hot or warm the earth is on a global scale is to determine the rate at which large, persistent bodies of ice melt in the cryosphere. It is interesting to know that cryosphere is the earth’s region where water is in solid form and known as the lake ice, […]

March 23, 2011 No Comments / Read More >>

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