Archiv für den Tag: global warming

Oct

31

2011

The Thailand Flood

Abgelegt in Mother Earth

The Thailand Flood 2011 is one that people will never forget. The Finance Minister released a statement a wees ago saying that the recent Bangkok flood is the worst that Thailand has ever seen. He also said that the flood did almost 4 billion dollars of damage. That is bad, but it is not even the worst part. (more…)

Jul

22

2011

Hunger crisis in Somalia

Abgelegt in food

Hunger And Drought In Somalia: When hunger creates a crisis in African nations like Somalia, the result is delay in progress and reductions government revenues. According to several recent Somalian government officials, the reason for the hunger crisis is blamed on drought. (more…)

Nov

16

2010

We Should Preserve Nature

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The natural balance that exists between man and nature can be very precarious. The constant misuse of natural resources such as oil, forest land and water bring things drastically out of balance. The damage that we do in a short amount of time can take decades for the earth to heal. Sometimes, we could feel the power of nature when it seems to strike back: High-intensity thunderstorms, hurricanes and related weather has been in part due to global warming, which man has helped to occur. (more…)

Aug

31

2010

Polar Ice Caps Melting: A Global Warming Effect

Abgelegt in global warming

Global warming has been in the news a lot lately. While some people argue whether or not the phenomenon is man-made, the evidence of global warming effects is undeniable.

Polar ice caps melting
According to NASA & The Natural Resources Defense Council, more than 20% of the polar ice cap has melted away since 1979. The melting appears to be accelerating. 19 of the 20 hottest years on record have occurred since the 1980s. The North and South poles feel these global warming effects most acutely – this is reflected in the melting of the polar ice caps and the rapid crumbling of the glaciers. (more…)

Jul

7

2010

Protect our earth: use bicycles instead of cars

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A lot of politicians are talking about global warming, its impacts and about several topics which are dealing about human beings who are destroying our planet. But nearly nobody is making clear proposals what to do against these problems. Thirty years ago – some elder still remember – on some Sundays in a month nobody was allowed to drive a. So the “German Autobahns” were empty and ready to use for cyclists and hikers. But this was because of the oil crisis.

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