INTRODUCTION TO GLOBAL WARMING Global warming is the increase of average world temperatures as a result of the greenhouse effect. Certain gases in the atmosphere act like glass in a greenhouse allowing sunlight through to heat the earth’s surface buy trapping the heat as it radiates back into space.(Young People’s Trust for the Environment,2019) Gases
Marco thinks that the Amazon Rainforest is an important part of the environment, but at the same time destroys it due to lack of knowledge on how to maintain it. He lacks adequate knowledge on environmental conservation practices which causes him to contribute to the destruction of the Amazon Rainforest. When the Amazon Rainforest is
A nation that is at war with its young people is a nation that has no future. We need to have a nation or nations that we can fight and defend, but what shall be worth the sweat if all is lost today? For what shall we bestow upon the younger generation or teach them
There has been an extremely dangerous increase in locust swarm activity reported in Kenya, the East African regional body reported this week. One swarm measured 60km (37 miles) long and 40km (25 miles) wide in the country’s northeast, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) said in a statement. The outbreak of desert locusts, considered the most dangerous
To complete this research 30 countries were selected with indication of their Human Development Index (HDI) and CO2 emissions per capita in three separate years. Of the 30 states; 10 (highest HDI), 10 (medium HDI) and 10 (lowest HDI). The independent variable of this assessment is the year. The dependent variables are the CO2 emissions
Introduction Water is among the most important things that both plants, animals and human beings needs to survive. it is very vital in the growth and development of living things and enhances proper functioning of the systems of the body. Due to the big role it plays in our day to day lives, its contamination
The contemporary world houses open, closed, and semi-enclosed postglacial seas that offer Aeolian paleoenvironments. The Baltic Sea provides an excellent example of a semi-enclosed postglacial and intercontinental shelf basin (Gräwe et al., 2019). The sea evidences little to no water exchanges with the Atlantic Ocean. Some of the Baltic Rim countries that enclose the sea
An ecosystem comprises of living things that share and live in an explicit environment. An ecosystem can be either biotic or abiotic. Biotic consists of living things while abiotic contain non-living things. Examples of ecosystems include; forests, aquatic, marine, human ecosystems and deserts, among others. An invasive species is a species that moves into a
Environmental ethics plays a significant importance in the protection and conservation of ecosystems. It guides the value individuals should have towards their interaction with the environment and its non-human entities (Matthews et al. 67). In addition, environmental ethics focuses on the philosophical relationship between ecosystems and people. The concept of environmental ethics grew with worrying
In the current era, people across the globe have put their focus and attention on facing climate change. Climate change stands out as the major worldwide challenge today, making the world more and more vulnerable to the changes. This can be seen via newspapers, broadcasts and various social sites.  Climate change can be defined as