Posts Tagged ‘Global warming’

Global warming and climate change: A direct relationship affecting our planet

Is the Earth warming? Is this warming is caused by pollution? Will the change in climate bring violent weather, storms, floods, melting glaciers, rising sea levels, desertification of large areas etc.? All these issues are exciting and controversial. It is logically so because we are talking about a problem with serious implications on the lives […]

Top causes of climate change

The rate of climatic change that is occurring in our planet is happening at an alarming rate. What is even more damaging is the fact that we try to look away from the dangers that are lurking for us. We often try to deny the fact the time is running out. And the alarming part […]

Cloud patterns and the climate

The researchers at the University of Auckland in New Zealand have revealed their measurements of global average cloud height in the first decade of the twenty-first century. In the ten-year period, the global cloud height has dropped by 1%, or around 30 to 40 metres everywhere in the world. These numbers may seem insignificant, but […]

Could green energy help with climate change?

The world has become incredibly dependant on energy sources, mainly because they have moved towards an industrialized society. As our needs increase, the countries need for energy would increase as well. When energy consumption grows over the capacity that we are able to sustain, there will become a very huge problem that the entire world […]

Could global warming prevent a new ice age?

From the 16th to the 19th century the world faced a period of very cold winters which led to poor crops, famines and many other problems that made life on Earth more difficult. Although it wasn’t a real ice age the term ‘Little Ice Age’ was coined later. It is not absolutely clear what caused […]

Individual effort to reduce carbon emissions

It is up to each and every one of us to contribute to the reduction of our annual carbon emissions to help save and protect the environment as best we can. When it comes to transportation, the advice includes using public transport more instead of the personal car or even switching to 100% ecologic alternatives, […]

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