By: Alisa Mantall
The warnings were in place. From the warning times I saw I figured I had 3 hours. The preparation began to survive this band of storms coming. Living in the country 15-20 miles from the nearest shelter without adequate transportation made it necessary to act...
By: Ian Loft
Weather patterns and climate change are part of a natural cycle of events that have been occurring since the earth first began to form an atmosphere. It is this constant change that allows for evolution and diversity while ensuring nothing on the planet remains locked...
By: Paul E. Zimmerman
Inspired by Al Gore's promotion of carbon offsets to combat global warming while still having one's cake, I submit for your enjoyment my open letter to Mr. Gore, offering to do my part to reduce carbon emissions in keeping with his lead... for a lot...
By: Denis Kenny
The possible benefits of global warming? Well in my opinion this dilemma will either make us or break us. This is an old cliché, but a very true one also. Global warming may flood our continents and redeem the land of earth and bury it...
By: pugmarks
Thoughts on greening by reducing food consumption and food wastageIn reading through this section, I was struck by one persistent idea that was not addressed.At the conclusion of "An Inconvenient Truth" when the credits roll, the makers suggest ways of going green - the...
By: Ian Loft
During the last 3 million years glaciers have at one time or another covered around 30% of Earth's land surface. Ice sheets grew to thicknesses of up to 8,000 feet and land bridges opened the way for humans and animals to migrate to areas...
By: Steve Lantz
THE PHOENIX LIGHTS - DEBUNKING THE DEBUNKERSCommon myths and misconceptions. Get the facts straight and ask the obvious questions!On March 13th 1997, an extraordinary event occurred across the state of Arizona that has become the subject of great debate in the UFO community. Hundreds...
By: Whillip
The cosmos; an infinite mysterious anomaly capable of creating the most beautiful things human eyes have ever seen. The most prominent of which are stars. It is astonishing that our sun provides us a life often taken for granted-and we do not yet even understand...
By: Nellie Shani
What on earth are you breathing?! Is the air in your house safe? For decades there has been much talk and debate about outdoor air pollutants like combustion engines, smoke from burning dry waste lands and chemical waste. However not enough has been said about...
By: Peter Collins
Montreal makes good.Whisper it if you will, but at least tell someone: an international environmental commitment is in serious danger of being fulfilled.If researchers from the Japanese National Institute for Environmental Studies and the Meteorological Service of Canada are right, atmospheric levels of...

 

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