Plastic Waste To Increase By 2040

With the open discussions on pollution, I’ve become more consciously aware of how my actions affect the environment. And recent news coming out of Science and Science Alert highlights this ever-growing problem. Plastic pollution is a problem that’s growing throughout the globe, with 710 million metric tons of plastic entering aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems; oceans, lakes,…

How Solar Radiation Management Will Affect The Planet

There’s been a lot of conversations on climate change and global warming lately. I don’t know if it’s another fearmongering tactic, but the debates on Solar Radiation Management have kept my attention. So it’s only right that I find some clarity. Global warming and climate change are somewhat interchangeable. Global warming refers to the rising…

China To Build The World’s First “Forest City”

Greetings Good People, Throughout this blog, I’ve highlighted some of the technological advances that are making waves in China. Say what you please, but they are dominating in that department. I’ve recently come across another project of theirs and had to share it with you all. Take a look at China’s Forest City. According to…

Pacific Ocean Cleanup Gone Wrong

Greetings Folks, I came across some more interesting news earlier, and I have to share my findings with you all. This comes out of USA Today. According to sources, the Ocean Cleanup device that’s used to clean up trash in the Great Pacific has to be restored after a 60-foot chunk broke off. The system…

Fukushima

Greetings All, Do you remember the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan back in 2011, causing a nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi (Number 1) Power Plant? Well, I came across some recent information that I found very disturbing. Apparently, radioactive water from the plant is still flowing into the Pacific Ocean. It’s flowing in…

Extinction

Greetings Good People, I posed a question in a previous post about the necessity of living and working outside of planet earth—with the evolution of technology, that conversation no longer seems like a far-fetched illusion. Based on the research I’ve been doing, particularly on the treatment of the planet, leaving might become the only option…