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Reversing Global Warming – Possible?

Stopping and eventually reversing global warming is an important task that the human race is faced with. If global warming is allowed to continue at its current pace, we could see catastrophic consequences within our lifetimes. In the worst case scenario, nations will be forced to fight over goods usually taken for granted, like food, […]
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The Future of Electric Cars

Electric cars are a promising, emerging form of transportation, as they release no emissions and do not require traditional fuel. While electric vehicles have been around for over one hundred years, they are not widespread or hugely popular due to their limitations. Currently, the majority of electric cars have low top speeds and can only […]
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Methods of Reducing Carbon Dioxide

It has become common knowledge that carbon dioxide is the chief greenhouse gas and the leading cause of global warming. Excessive carbon dioxide in the atmosphere traps heat inside the planet, directly influencing climate change. One of the most apparent solutions to global warming would be to reduce the amount of atmospheric CO2, and there […]
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Examining The Fuel Cell

Fuel cells are getting a lot of hype about being a fantastic energy source, and in reality, they do have potential to become widely used. The cells work by consuming a fuel and an oxidant, and in the presence of a catalyzing electrolyte. In essence, they convert chemical energy to electrical energy. The most popular […]
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Introduction to Carbon Offsets

Carbon offsets are becoming an increasingly popular way for businesses to adhere to emissions regulations. As is commonly known, new laws are being instituted that set a cap on the amount of emissions that corporations are allowed to have (usually measured in metric tons of carbon dioxide). If a company exceeds the limit, they may […]