Drastically different from what pundits claimed when Trump left the Paris Climate Agreement, US has decreased its greenhouse gas emissions over the last one year. The Energy Information Administration’s report claims that increase in renewables, decrease in coal-based energy and an increase in natural gas usage for energy have combined to cause this drop to […]Read More The US miraculously reduce carbon emissions
(Also in response to Daily Prompt’s one word prompt-percolate…”the water mixed with wastes percolates into the ground and pollutes the groundwater”) Growing animals for consumption is a huge task that requires great environmental investment. This “investment” causes a multitude of environmental problems like deforestation, overgrazing, and soil erosion, among others (see Land degradation: Role of Overgrazing for […]Read More The Poop problem: Pollution caused by animal wastes in the United States
Donald Trump emerged victorious in the recent US elections despite mass propaganda against him by media and celebrities alike. He plans to make “America great again”. Unfortunately, he doesn’t seem to see the environment and ecology of the continent part of the America that needs to rise to greatness. He has made his perspective perfectly […]Read More Donald Trump and the environment: Are we heading towards disaster? Not quite.
Dear friend, Have you ever seen a bucket full of crabs? They are fascinating to observe… The crabs seem this unnerving need of keeping fellow crabs close together. If any of the crabs tried to climb out of the basket, the other crabs pull it back. They are all stuck, but none of them allow […]Read More The United States is being a crab