By: Christyl Rivers
The term, "Invasive species" is subbjective. Everything human beings have taken to new regions of the world could be considered invasive species. These include the rats that spread the Black Death through Europe, and the humble earthworms that till the soil in the United States...
By: Christyl Rivers
All ecosystems are interconnected. All humans, and most other organisms, are for example, largely water. We are connected also by the air. Air and wind, breath and exchange of gases is what makes life possible. Once on earth there was no oxygen rich atmosphere. People...
Claim: Monsanto's 'Roundup' herbicide damages human DNA
By: Terrence Aym
This may be one of the most important articles you've ever read. If you, your family members—or any friends or neighbors—use Roundup to control weeds to manage lawns and gardens, do them a favor: urge them to stop using the product immediately. You...
How climate change affects ecosystems
By: Christyl Rivers
Climate change disrupts Eco-systems, and life on earth, or biodiversity, depends on eco-systems. It really is just that easy. It just does not happen as a Hollywood blockbuster would portray, so few people pay much attention to it. Right now, all over the world, there...
Why people should care about sustainability
By: Christyl Rivers
Why should people care whether an endangered snail goes extinct, or that another forest disappeared from earth today? Sustainability has been called the most important idea of the 21st century. It means, in the simplest terms possible, that any resource, or dynamic system, designed in...
LED light bulb that lasts 60 years launched on Earth Day
By: A.W. Berry
In the spirit of a tradition that began in 1970, this year's Earth Day made public the availability of a price reduced LED light bulb that can last as long as 30,000 hours or up to 60 years at an average use of 80...
The reasons that proof against global warming isn't popular
By: Christyl Rivers
Simple human psychology dictates that people do not cope well with bad news. Since the death of planet earth is the worse possible news anyone could ever hear, there will be those with sufficient defense mechanisms, to deny it. Defense mechanisms worked great when humanity...
What people mean by the 'great increase in CO2' over the last century
By: Bilal I
Al Gore, Global Warming, and Ice Caps melting are some of the images people summon up in their minds when they hear about the recent increase in carbon dioxide levels. However, it is important to really understand what an increase in the carbon dioxide level...
By: L.S. Watts
There are many types of ecosystems on the planet. All ecosystems can be divided into one of two major categories: terrestrial or aquatic. What both of these categories have in common is the biotic and abiotic components working together to create a healthy ecosystem. Biotic...
Understanding sensory awareness
By: Christyl Rivers
To survive and thrive in the modern world, environmentalism, all sciences, and fields concerned with human psychology and sociology must all combine forces. Creating sensory awareness is a vital aspect of tuning human minds toward belonging on the planet. Ecopsychology is dependent upon therapies that...

 

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