In the Geologic Time Scale section of the Museum of Paleontology website, I found that images of cyanobacteria are included in the Archaean time period. The Late Devonian extinction occurred due to the cooling of [...]
However, people start to recognize the pernicious effect their actions might have on the state of our planet and want to know more about the processes that occur due to these very actions.
Today, the evaluation of written reports, the organization of discussions, and the oral identification of the importance of geoengineering are not enough to find a solution to the problem of climate change.
The Keeling Curve is a graph marking the changes in carbon dioxide concentration in the atmosphere of Earth created in 1958.
Winsberg argues that in the area of climate modeling, the standard pattern of using probabilities for the separation of scientific practices from the ethical and social influences because of the significant complexity of these global [...]
Compelled by the lack of a thorough clarity on the relationship between population distribution and climatic conditions, this research proposal therefore aims at conducting the research study to determine what effects do climatic conditions have [...]
Smith's core message is that climate change economists have been dormant to the level that their participation in addressing the crucial issue of climate change is not felt at all, despite the urgency of the [...]
The projections were indeed experienced in the 1940s after it was discovered that the concentration of carbon dioxide in the earth's atmosphere was increasing.
Observations in the northern parts of Australia indicate that Magpie-lark birds move to the coast during the dry season and return back during the wet season.
The scientists realized that the crisis lasted for several millennia before the oceans could fully recover from the impacts of the drop in the pH level.
This paper aims at exploring the evidence of climate change in the UK, the contributing factors, and the potential consequences of it, including the floods.
The present paper offers an overview of CCG and includes the relevant definitions, describes the complex relationships between the relevant actors at different levels, and discusses theoretical perspectives and conceptual difficulties related to the topic.
The last two research questions focus on investigating the challenges experienced by stakeholders in the aviation industry in reducing the carbon blueprint of the sector and discussing additional steps the aviation industry can take to [...]
The main focus of the government is often the political consequences of the approach that they use to manage risks that take place in the society.
The climate change regime started in 1990 and concluded in 1992, with the establishment of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.
Volcanos exert a significant impact on the climate of the planet, but at the same time, they are not the only cause of the climate change.
In this context, it is important to discuss how anthropologists define the environmental change in relation to the social change; what views are predominant in the anthropological discourse regarding the global character of the climate [...]
According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Bangladesh is the most vulnerable to impacts of the global climatic change particularly from the rising sea level since it is located on the low altitude Bay [...]
It is apparent that the number of motor vehicles in the world is increasing by the day, and this translates to an increase in the amount of pollutants produced by the transportation industry annually.
He holds the belief that public "risk perceptions compel political, economic and social actions towards a particular risk, and thus public support or opposition to climate change has a strong influence of the risks and [...]
According to Stern and Monbiot, there is a need to support and encourage innovations and inventions that are geared towards the reduction of carbon emissions.
As for the US, it has already done more than other countries to address global warming, both locally and at the international level.
In the following paper, two articles devoted to the topic of recent negotiations about climate change will be used for the evaluation of the current condition of the international collaboration concerning the issue.
Today, there are a lot of scientists from the fields of ecology and meteorology who are monitoring the changes of climate in various regions of the world.
The increase of CO2 on a short-term basis increases the humidity of the atmosphere; thus, leading to an increase in yield. Changes in climate also cause an increase in CO2, which boosts the growth of [...]
The United States Environmental Protection Agency reports that of all the ways energy is used in America, about 39% is used to generate electricity.
It is important to note that water is abundant is the country due to its excellent geographical location and features. The nation is not struggling economically, and it has the potential to mitigate a number [...]
The reverse argument of the collective action theory that the collaborative efforts within a larger group are unlikely to be achieved can be applied to explain the failures of international treaties and actions on climate [...]
On the other hand, the anti-scientists hold the view that global warming is not a consequence of the human activities, and that the scientists' views are for selfish gains meant to transform the world's economy. [...]
The third assertion is by Farley who alleged that most of the Americans continue to argue that the burning of fossil fuels has recently contributed to global warming; thus, it is possible that climate change [...]
Some of the debated issues include "the causes of global warming and whether the increase in the earth's atmospheric temperature is normal or exceptional". However, scientific research indicates that the temperature of the Earth's atmosphere [...]
The main topic of the book is the possible impact of lessons of WWViews on the process of promoting the participation of ordinary people in global environmental governance.
It is surprising that climate change was ranked the last in the list of priorities immediately after President Barrack Obama took over as the president of the United States.
It is necessary to understand particular causes of migration to be able to develop efficient measures to help people. Therefore, it is clear that people are unlikely to come up with an efficient solution and [...]
Today, it is evidently clear that the warming effect of carbon dioxide as originally envisioned by Joseph Fourier is largely to blame for global warming.
Thus, it is clear that the author has based the argument on three important observations - corporate realization that climatic change is real, the economic impact of using corporate resources to manage global warming and [...]
The emission cuts for developing nations must be raised in order to mitigate GHG emissions and avoid the devastating effects of climate change on the planet.
Devoted to the issue of pollution, Pollution prevention in small and medium-sized enterprises, the article by de Brujin and Hofman discusses the means to reduce the pollution effects that small and medium enterprises have on [...]
It is obvious that, due to the side effects of various production processes and the emergence of certain byproducts which lead to environmental pollution, nature appears to be in grave danger: "The effects of human [...]
In this regard, the paper explores various articles on opencast coals mining, aviation emissions, and geological storage of carbon dioxide and public health concerns in air pollution.
With the help of a careful evaluation of the data represented in the histograms concerning the change in the habitat and the effect that this change has had on the bighorn sheep, one can come [...]
With a view to untangling some of the complexity of climate-change argumentation, the proposed paper presents a rhetoric analysis of the use of economic discourse in the climate-change controversy.
Records showing the changes in greenhouse gas emissions will be factored in the study, plus the intensity of greenhouse gas emissions in the UK.
The continuous emission of green house gases to the atmosphere through human activities has led to the accumulation of the gases in the atmosphere thereby increasing their concentration over time.
The thesis of this essay is that human behavior change, including in diet and food production, must be undertaken to minimize climate change, and resulting misery.
The Australian government has introduced policies to reduce the social costs of pollution by ensuring that the Marginal Social Benefit is equal to Marginal social Cost.
However, the increased cases of droughts, storms, and very high rainfalls in different places are indicative of the culmination of the effects of climate change, and major disasters are yet to follow in the future.
These changes are as a result of the changes in the factors which determine the amount of sunlight that gets to the earth surface.
Over the years, environmental scientists have been heavily involved in research regarding the changes in climate conditions and effects that these changes have on the environment.
As part of its broad objectives, the membership of EDF is open and consequently, any interested party can join the group.
The review of the topic shows that the relationship between urban developmental patterns and the dynamics of ecosystem are concepts that are still not clearly understood in the scholarly world as well as in general.
Proponents of climate change argue scientifically that the cause of global warming is the accumulation of green house gases and water vapor in the atmosphere over a period.
The practice has significantly contributed to the increasing amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. The ever-increasing levels of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere will eventually increase [...]
All these are illustrations that climate change is real and skeptics of the process have no sound grounds to support their argument.
The author calls for consumers and producers to appreciate the importance of recycling in lowering the rate of environmental pollution. Additionally, the author is of the opinion that limiting the high rate of environmental pollution, [...]
As a result, the air over the equator becomes less dense and exerts less pressure on the air columns that surrounds it.air moves from areas of high to low pressure, the pressure gradient associated with [...]
The Article "Global Warming: Neglecting the Complexities" by Stephen Schneider sets out to refute the views expressed by Bj rn Lomborg in his book "The Skeptical Environmentalist: Measuring the Real State of the World", which [...]
The wind patterns, the temperature and the amount of rainfall are used to determine the changes in temperature. Usually, the atmosphere changes in a way that the energy of the sun absorbed by the atmosphere [...]
Since anthropogenic climate change occurs due to the cumulative effect of greenhouse gases, it is imperative that climatologists focus on both immediate and long term interventions to avert future crises of global warming that seem [...]
The base line in determining climatic changes by using tree rings is by correlating the outer rings spacing of a tree and the National Weather Service records.
The human population is expected to play a major role in the reduction of emissions by 2050, thereby redressing climatic change.
The main effect of increased carbon dioxide emission in the atmosphere is the high ice melting on different mountains. The recent occurrence of Hurricanes, tornados and typhoons is due to high temperatures in the oceans [...]
In conclusion, it is important to mention that winter and summer are all important seasons in each year as they have different impact in the life of individuals.
Majority of developed and developing countries for example, the U.S.and China have failed to heed to the call of the need to save Mother Nature through implementation of pollution mitigating measures, for example, the Kyoto [...]
Fire science involves the study of the origins of fire, cycles of fire and the stages of fire in the future.
According to Milbourn, global warming is the projected and observable increase in the average temperature of Earth's atmosphere and oceans. It is easier said that human activities do not contribute to global warming than grappling [...]
This paper is an in-depth exploration of the effects that human activities have had on the environment, and the way the same is captured in the movie, The Eleventh Hour.
The developed world has a role to play in assisting the indigenous communities of the developing countries. In Africa for instance, the US and other developed countries have helped to enhance water sustainability to eliminate [...]