Posts by Category: Eco Friendly

All things green and planet saving.

Eco Friendly April 11, 2019 posted by

Melting Glaciers – at this rate, they may disappear by 2100

The glaciers are melting around the world which we knew but there’s a bit more bad news, they’re melting faster than we previously thought. So fast that if they continue at this rate, they won’t last the century in a number of regions. Which means come 2100, we’ll be living in a very wet, very hot world.


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Melting Glaciers – at this rate, they may disappear by 2100
Eco Friendly April 9, 2019 posted by

Green Campus – this school in India is working on sustainability as part of the curriculum

There are some harsh places to live in the world but that doesn’t mean that you can’t be as Eco-friendly as possibly when living in them. A school in India is located in one of the harshest environments in the world and they’re focused on green education, despite very little actual greenery.


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Green Campus – this school in India is working on sustainability as part of the curriculum
Eco Friendly April 8, 2019 posted by

What’s the Carbon Count? – Guardian to publish daily count alongside the weather

CO2 levels are sort of an abstract idea when it comes to the public. They are very real, and can be measured in real ways but most people really only here about them yearly, or when some big report comes out that manages to come across their radar. The Guardian wants to change that by reporting the CO2 level daily with the rest of the weather.


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What’s the Carbon Count? – Guardian to publish daily count alongside the weather
Eco Friendly April 8, 2019 posted by

Cotton Totes Aren’t Great – new study shows that these totes have some hidden dangers

People generally know that plastic bags aren’t great for the environment but are you aware your cotton tote isn’t either? Sure it’s not going to end up in the ocean or sitting around a landfill forever and ever but it has some drawbacks as well. Which isn’t to say dump it, it’s just use it as much as you can before you replace it.


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Cotton Totes Aren’t Great – new study shows that these totes have some hidden dangers
Eco Friendly April 4, 2019 posted by

New Carbon Capture Process Finds Funding – good news for reaching carbon goals

In order to get the climate numbers where we need them to you know, not die, scientists have said that not just making changes to our carbon output is needed but also carbon capture. To this end, Carbon Engineering has developed a process that is effective at removing carbon from the air.


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New Carbon Capture Process Finds Funding – good news for reaching carbon goals
Eco Friendly April 4, 2019 posted by

China On Climate Change – they’ve got a long road ahead but they’re making real change

When we talk about climate change, there are a few “bad actors” on the global stage that get mentioned a lot. One of them is China and honestly, they don’t deserve it. Although they are responsible for a good deal of carbon emissions, they’re really cleaning up their act and more importantly, climate change is everyone’s problem.


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China On Climate Change – they’ve got a long road ahead but they’re making real change
Eco Friendly April 2, 2019 posted by

Air Pollution and Your Health – breathing dirty air is bad but how bad?

Air pollution is a big topic in environmental discussions. The emissions we’re putting out into the air aren’t just messing up the climate (which is really not great) but it’s also messing up our health. With the rise of air pollution, we’re seeing poor health outcomes in our bodies as well and the only way to fix this is to stop it.


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Eco Friendly April 2, 2019 posted by

Natural Forests as Carbon Captures – this does not mean more farming

More green spaces, in general, make for better climate outcomes. More trees and plants to clean out the air and bonus, large green spaces create other favorable outcomes for humanities. But it’s important to keep something in mind about this. Not all green spaces are the same and for the biggest impact, we need native trees, not just. . . plants. Especially not just one type of plant.


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Natural Forests as Carbon Captures – this does not mean more farming
Eco Friendly March 29, 2019 posted by

Green Delivery – are we cutting enough emissions from online shopping?

Online shopping is awesome. So convenient, so fulfilling. But how green is your shopping? Sure you’re not traveling to the store but someone is traveling to drop off your packages. Companies around England are making moves to ensure that their services are as Eco-friendly as possible with a variety of different ideas.


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Green Delivery – are we cutting enough emissions from online shopping?
Eco Friendly March 28, 2019 posted by

Electric Passenger Bus – this bus has zero emissions and is coming to zip you around campus

When we think of electric vehicles, it’s mostly cars but that might change in the future as NTU Singapore have launched the first full size electric bus and it’s autonomous to boot. This new vehicle has been a few years in the making but it’s finally ready to roll out.


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Electric Passenger Bus – this bus has zero emissions and is coming to zip you around campus
Eco Friendly March 27, 2019 posted by

Moderation Goes A Long Way – in fighting climate change, small changes can really help

There are a lot of articles out there about what drastic changes you should make in your personal life to fight against climate change. Stop eating meat! Never fly again! Insert very dramatic course of action here! In case you were wondering, making small changes where you can is ok too. This article goes over some of the common bits of advice and gives some perspective.


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Moderation Goes A Long Way – in fighting climate change, small changes can really help
Eco Friendly March 25, 2019 posted by

The Future of Weather Reports – climate change is going to make predicting weather harder

As the weather issues become more extreme in the coming years, it will become as important as ever to be able to predict the changes in weather so that communities and individuals can plan accordingly for their safety. Too bad climate change is going to make even that difficult.


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The Future of Weather Reports – climate change is going to make predicting weather harder
Eco Friendly March 25, 2019 posted by

Mt. Everest is Melting – bodies are resurfacing and that’s very bad news

This is a little bit more grizzly than we usually talk about, but it’s very important. Climate change is exposing bodies on Everest and as gory as that news is, it’s also really, really bad news. The exposure of the bodies is a grim reminder of the how desperate our environmental situation has become.


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Mt. Everest is Melting – bodies are resurfacing and that’s very bad news