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Fossil Fuels Pros and Cons: Considerations for Further Use

fossil fuels pros and cons

A single wind turbine can generate enough electricity to power over 1,500 households annually.  Yet, our world leans heavily on fossil fuels. Unfortunately, this astounding potential of renewable energy often remains overshadowed. In a time when the phrase ‘climate change’ evokes both concern and controversy, understanding the true impact of our energy choices has never […]

Doing Your Part: Why We Should Recycle

why we should recycle

In 1960, fewer than 7% of Americans recycled. Now, that number has risen to 32%. While that’s an impressive increase, we still have a long way to go.  If everyone took the time to separate their garbage, our world could see an incredible transformation. Though that might be a huge leap, it’s not an impossible one. Together, our […]

The Crucial Role of Carbon Removal in Combating Climate Change

the Need for Carbon Removal

Climate change has emerged as one of the most pressing challenges of our time, and urgent action is required to mitigate its devastating effects. While reducing carbon emissions is essential, it is no longer enough. To effectively address climate change, we must also focus on carbon removal, particularly from the oceans and atmosphere. In this […]