If this is true, it supplements my claim that as of now, we are still in a glacial period, geologically speaking. We are facing the huge crisis of climate change, and the rapidity of that change, but we are not yet in a situation where we can call the situation of the world as “global […]Read More The past and the future: A comparison
From The Guardian Arctic sea ice cover could be confirmed within days as the second lowest ever recorded, the latest data suggests. According to the US national snow and ice data centre (NSIDC) the ice which forms and disperses annually has been close to its minimum extent for the year for several days and has […] […]Read More Arctic sea ice about to hit a record low
This is by far the best and funniest description I have ever seen.Read More How Temperature has varied from 20,000 BC till today
Dear 21st century humans, Today, I daydreamed a lot about primary school, when this day was quite a big deal. World Environment Day. Everyone in class would come with newspaper clippings and articles and pictures to put up on our class board, along with some small session where there would be a few articles read […]Read More World Environment Day
Dear 21st century humans, I mentioned in my previous blog that the one thing we need to worry about right now is how fast our climate is changing. Sure, we are worrying. But there’s also a lot of talk about how WE are responsible for this fast rate of climate change. I’d like to tell […]Read More Humans in this climate change conundrum
Dear 21st century humans, There’s one thing that we have always heard when it comes to our environment. Well, three actually. These are buzz phrases that are thrown around by scientists, news anchors and politicians WHENEVER there is talk of the environment. Climate change. Global Warming. Greenhouse effect. Oh yeah. I said them. But the problem […]Read More Climate change. Global Warming. What?!
Dear 21st century humans, We as human beings have always been really weird. We’re the species on Earth, that will cut down a tree, make an idol out of the wood we get, and pray to the idol, “Please give me fruit to eat!” Ridiculous. This was the exact image that came up in my […]Read More Even the South Pole may not be spared
Dear 21st century humans, Everyday, I am amazed at just how much we are capable of achieving. Evolution has truly outdone itself when it helped create the brains that we now have. We have claimed the world. No doubt. As I said in my previous letter to you, we have done what no species has […]Read More “Anthropizing” the Earth on a whole new level…