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"Earth provides enough to satisfy every man’s need.....not every man’s greed" -Mahatma Gandhi
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OUR ENVIRONMENT AND OUR HEALTH

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Our Environment Our planet’s resources find themselves in a precarious situation. The very ideals and strengths that have helped humanity survive, to become a force in complete control of its destiny – no longer ruled by our basic instincts but guided by our intelligence – have also left us stranded on a cliff’s edge. Our great ability to shape the ... Read More »

Earth Will Be A “Ball of Fire in 600 Years”

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Earth I came across this story on EcoWatch,  I read it, and I have to say; It has stuck with me now for days. Through hundreds of hours of research, combined with what little common sense I have, I have to agree with this prediction. Humans are born with greedy traits and intentions, like hunger, warmth, shelter, transportation and sexual desires. When ... Read More »

Trump Changes His Mind On Global Warmng

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Trump I turn on the nine o’clock news, and the “Top News Story” is President Trump is changing his mind on Global Warming! There is overwhelming evidence that Humans are causing “Global Warming!”   Q: What is global warming? A: Here’s a simple definition of global warming. (And yes, it’s really happening.) Over the past 50 years, the average global temperature has ... Read More »

Leonardo DiCaprio, Before The Flood

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Leonardo DiCaprio I posted an article a couple days back, promoting the documentary, “Before The Flood” featuring Leonardo DiCaprio. At the time of posting the article, I had not yet watched the documentary! I viewed the film last night, and I feel compelled to share my thoughts and views! I have always liked Leonardo DiCaprio, I think he is a ... Read More »

Climate Change: Being Eco-Friendly On A Budget

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Climate Change The impacts of climate change can be felt all over the world, in many different ways, and unfortunately the topic is so controversial that quite a bit of speculation and misinformation has made its way around the newsrooms and Internet. People are unsure of what to believe, and many people don’t have all the facts about how climate ... Read More »

HURRICANE HARVEY SOLAR LIGHT RELIEF

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Hurricane Harvey Hurricane Harvey is an active weakening tropical cyclone that is causing unprecedented and catastrophic flooding in southeastern Texas. It was the first major hurricane to make landfall in the United States since Wilma in 2005, ending a record 12-year period with no hurricanes of Category 3 intensity or higher making landfall in the United States. In a four-day period, many areas received more than 40 inches (1,000 mm) of rain as the system meandered ... Read More »

Extreme Weather, Earth Day Network

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Extreme Weather The frequency of extreme weather events around the world is increasing. This spring saw the West Coast of the United States ravaged by extreme flooding after hot temperatures followed a heavy winter snowfall. An early summer heat-wave in Europe broke records and ignited wildfires across the region. Sudan is in the midst of a humanitarian crisis after being ... Read More »

Earth, Temperatures Not Seen in 2 Million Years

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Earth 2015 was the warmest year since modern record-keeping began in 1880, according to a new analysis by NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies. The record-breaking year continues a long-term warming trend — 15 of the 16 warmest years on record have now occurred since 2001. Earth is the warmest it’s been in 100,000 years, a new reconstruction of historical ... Read More »

Climate Change Is Real and We Must Act

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Climate Change In the studio of a Los Angeles radio station, host Tina Mastramico was kicking off another edition of her show Celebrity Chat. “We’re here with Don Cheadle,” she said, “to discuss the Environmental Defense Fund [EDF], his new movie.” Cheadle, the actor-director and climate activist, seemed taken aback. “Um, EDF isn’t a movie. It’s an organization that helps ... Read More »

Mount Everest Climbers May One Day Climb Ice-Free

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Mount Everest The Himalayan Mountains and Tibetan Plateau, dubbed the “Third Pole” for having the largest ice mass on Earth after the polar regions, are rapidly losing their glaciers. Eighteen percent of China’s glaciers have vanished in the past 50 years according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences. Air pollution and rising air temperatures are combining to increase glacial melt, ... Read More »