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Breaking down the 6th IPCC Climate Report

As you may have seen in one of the many recent articles plastered with images of the world burning, the UN backed International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has released the first version of its 6th...

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Holiday Returns and its Toll on the Environment

Holiday Returns and its Toll on the Environment Written by Rebecca Wang During this locked-down holiday season, retailers are making it easier than ever for customers to shop online. Expanding the shi...

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The Green New Deal

The Green New Deal By: @Hannah The Green New Deal is a proposed bill in the United States House of Representatives. You’ve probably seen it in the news recently, but may not know what the proposal ent...

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If the World is Changing, Why aren't We?

​​When it comes to our world, we as humans grow up with the ideology that “the world is our oyster” and we have the chance to do something progressive in our society. However, as the decades pass and ...

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5 ways covid-19 helps us tackle climate change

By: Emilie B. The coronavirus is opening our eyes to many realities. Here are five lessons to take away from this crisis that better prepare us to deal with climate change: The role of the government ...

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Land Degradation

Land Degradation By Emilie Baliozian Land degradation refers to decline in the health and productive capacity of the land. There are both human and natural causes of soil degradation. Natural causes i...

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Carbon Emissions

CO2 Emissions By Emilie Baliozian CO2 emissions are the release of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere. There are both natural and human sources of carbon dioxide emissions. Natural sources come from o...

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Deforestation

The Big Chop – Causes and Effects of Deforestation By Kamille John We all cherish having a place to call home, somewhere we can lay our heads down and feel safe. Sadly, many plants and animals cannot ...

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Fast Fashion

Fast Fashion By: Emilie Baliozian Fast fashion is a business model focused on rapidly and massively producing clothing in response to the latest trends. The idea is to replicate catwalk trends and hig...

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Water Pollution

Water Pollution By: Havillyn Felder By definition, water pollution is the contamination of bodies of water as a result of human activities. However, it is so much deeper than that. Water pollution is ...

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Rising Sea Levels

Rising Sea Levels For the past 150 years, our sea levels have slowly risen. Global warming is one of the biggest problems associated with Climate Change, and this warming is causing our sea levels to ...

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Indigenous Environmental Justice

Indigenous Environmental Justice In the United States, Indigenous groups have lived on the lands for thousands of years, long before any European Settlement. The United States government has forced In...

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Climate Change

Climate Change: Our Earth is Running Out of Time Written By: Havillyn Felder Climate change is the shift of traditional weather patterns. It happens as a result of human activities and global warming....

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Micro-Plastics

Micro-plastics: Small Pieces – Big Repercussions By: Kamille John As technology becomes more streamlined and efficient, human’s dependence on plastic has increased. While this material has a myriad of...

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The Link Between Climate Change and Food Insecurity

The Link Between Climate Change and Food Insecurity By: Zoé Solomon Before the pandemic, about 1 in 9 U.S. residents faced food insecurity. That’s 37 million Americans-- and more than 11 million kids-...

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Renewable Energy

Renewable Energy By: Leah Brown-Schneck In the face of impending Climate Change, transitioning energy grids across developing nations to renewable sources is vital for the survival of humans and count...

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Coral Reef Degradation

Coral Reef Degradation By: @KamilleJ Coral reef are so mesmerizing to behold that we can frequently forget that they are living organisms. These beautiful undersea creatures are not only aesthetically...

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Air Pollution

By: Emilie Baliozian Air pollution is the presence of particles and gases in the atmosphere that can be harmful to humans, other living beings, and the environment. These particles and gases come from...

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Global Warming's Impact in 2021

An Update on Global Warming's Impact in 2021 By: Emilie Baliozian Global warming is the rapid increase of the average surface temperature on Earth due to a large concentration of greenhouse gases in t...

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