Climate Change

To mitigate climate change: does planting trees help?

 We have heard that planting trees – reforestation and afforestation – can control the adverse effects of climate change. Reforestation refers to replanting trees in a forest after a fire, development, and so on. Afforestation is the process of planting trees in the areas that were not previously forested. Trees inhale carbon dioxide, store it, [...]

By |2020-06-29T09:37:06-04:00June 29th, 2020|Climate Change|

Why Global Warming is a Global Problem?

We have seen that outcomes of global warming impact different spots of the Earth differently. Despite this divergence in the outcomes, yet it is called global warming. Why? How are the outcomes globally interconnected?  Recently, Harvard researchers found that even global sea-level rise could be sensed differently around the Earth (1). This can be explained [...]

By |2020-06-05T10:51:40-04:00June 5th, 2020|Climate Change|

New insights about the fight against climate change

We have been informed about saving energy decades ago. It started with turning the extra lights off. Many still practice that, which is good! But that is not enough. According to new research in the USA, many people have a hard time understanding details about energy usage. What is the difference between the energy consumption [...]

By |2020-05-15T11:33:33-04:00May 15th, 2020|Climate Change|

COVID-19 and climate change: similarities, differences, and lessons

Canadians along with the rest of the world are fighting with the COVID-19. Canada’s response to this virus is well planned. Almost everybody has taken this threat very seriously and proper reactions are in order. Governments at different levels (local, provincial, federal) have declared states of emergency to fight COVID-19. A state of emergency has [...]

By |2020-04-16T08:33:49-04:00April 16th, 2020|Climate Change|
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