Tag Archives: climate change

Food for Thought

There are several benefits associated with vegetarianism. Nutritionists claim that it is a healthier option and it acts as a protest against animal cruelty, but everyone fails to mention the effect it has on the environment. Polls show that there … Continue reading

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I Thought Being More Danish Meant Being More Tasty!

Climate change is happening. A major contributor to climate change is the emission of Green House Gases (GHG) due to the burning of fossil fuels. An overhaul to our current power generation and fuel infrastructure is a major hurdle in … Continue reading

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The Sinking of Tuvalu

Tuvalu is a small island nation located in the South Pacific Ocean.  With a maximum elevation of 4.6 m and an average elevation of only 2m about sea level, Tuvalu is one of the most vulnerable countries to the impacts … Continue reading

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Earth Hour 2012

Earth Hour originated in Sydney, Australia when in 2007, The World Wildlife Foundation (WWF) encouraged the citizens of Sydney to turn their lights off for one hour in support of climate change action. The following year, in 2008, Toronto signed … Continue reading

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Tough Questions

Since the beginning of this class, I have been hoping to come across ideas, through my research, that I could promote to help mitigate the effects of climate change. Luckily, my classmates and I have found many such articles. There are … Continue reading

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Good Idea? Bad Idea?

When I started this post, I went to TED talks. Searched for ‘climate change’. This is what I found. This video made me ask several questions. The first was “why have I not heard of anything like this before?” and … Continue reading

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Make it bettererer?

Alright, A lot can be made about the dangers our world is facing with climate change. SO,  as much as I want to point out the problems that our world faces, I would rather like to spend  a moment talking … Continue reading

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