How Is The Weather Being Affected By Climate Change?

Share List When the recent series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey aired on Fox in 2014, Neil deGrasse Tyson likened climate change to a man walking his dog. The man represented the changing climate, while the dog represented the daily weather. A lot of people get caught up watching the dog and lose focus on the … [Read more…]

Plant Extinction Due To Climate Change

Share List Whether you are a believer in climate change as man-made or just part of a natural cycle, the current climate is different than a few thousand years ago, and a few thousand years before that. And during these periods of warmer and colder temperatures and more and less violent weather, there has always … [Read more…]

What Animals Are Dying Due To Global Warming?

Share List There is little question that the earth is undergoing some climate change. The big debate that seems to rage is whether this is man-made or whether it’s part of the natural cycle of Earth, which has undergone various cycles of warming and cooling over millions of years. But what isn’t debated is that … [Read more…]

What Is Acid Rain?

Share List No, it’s not the unknown, never-released follow-up album to “Purple Rain” by the late, great Prince. For a while in the 1970s and 80s, one could say that it was the only precipitation that fell from the sky in the industrialized world – at least, that was much of the belief in some … [Read more…]

What Are The Benefits Of Wind Energy?

Share List Most people who dismiss these types of renewable technologies do so not because they believe they aren’t important, but because they don’t understand the rate of advancement or even how they work. For example, a lot of people say that solar panels will never truly take over for coal and oil because the … [Read more…]

What Are The Benefits Of Solar Energy?

Share List A lot of people still haven’t jumped on the renewable energy bandwagon, and that might be okay. Although the technology is definitely coming around, it still has a long way to go–even if it represents a shocking rate of growth and provides a superior number of jobs than coal or oil do. Futurist … [Read more…]

What Is Abrupt Climate Change?

Share List When a scientist states that climate change has been abrupt, they are not necessarily talking about something that occurs over a couple months or years. They have been monitoring the climate for over a century, and based upon that data, they can see that this change is happening now at an accelerated rate. … [Read more…]