Transport and the Three Es – Energy, the Economy and the Environment

For more than 50 years the US has followed a motor vehicle centric transport policy which supported dramatic US economic and population growth. Alternate forms of transportation including...

Human Overpopulation Causes, Effects and Solutions

We have about 6.8 billion people on a tiny orb only 8,000 miles wide and 24,000 miles in circumference that we call Earth. We add about a million and half people...

The Dangers Of Burning Paraffin Candles

If you burn paraffin candles, you might as well be inhaling diesel fumes. "The fine particulate matter collected from candle emissions was similar to that of diesel engine...

A Brief History of Civilization

Early societies were not much more than extended families but sometimes after man had settled down to become farmers rather than hunter gatherers, something happened and from society sprung...

How Do Tsunamis Form?

Tsunamis in scientific terms are also called as seismic sea waves. The reason of their occurrence is the sudden change in the surface of sea which is usually earthquakes and large...

Canary Islands, a Spanish Paradise

"Canarias" is the Spanish name for an archipelago composed by seven islands, most known as the "The fortunately islands" (El hierro, La Gomera, La Palma, Tenerife, Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura,...

More Plastic Than Plankton

I can remember growing up in the sixties in a world which was still reliably "plastic free". Do you remember when foods were actually packaged in glass, paper...

An IP PBX Phone – The Heart of an Eco-Friendly Business Enterprise

Moving to PBX phone system may not be the ideal strategy to foster an environment-friendly business ecosystem but office phone systems as well as that of the residence, which...

Marine Biomes

Marine habitats can be as different as night and day. The deepest ocean, where hydrothermal vents are located, is perpetually dark. In contrast, the vivid coral reefs nearer the surface are...

Buy Local Food – Save the Environment

Do you know how far the apple in your kitchen traveled before you picked it up at the grocery store? According to the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture,...