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Planet Earth is a complex system that goes through consistent changes and regenerations. However, recent climate patterns suggest that humans may be largely impacting our world from pollution being found on the most remote islands of the world, to record high temperatures around the world.

In this section, we’ll consider what changes we’re seeing in our planet in areas such as the following:

  • Climate change
  • Ocean health
  • Air quality
  • Wildlife conservation

Latest Posts

How Many Animals Are Endangered?

Feb 22, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Back in 2011, scientists predicted that there are about 8.7 million species of animals around…

What Is the Endangered Species Act?

Feb 17, 2021 - Jane Marsh

What do you think when you picture an endangered animal? Pandas might come to mind…

How Does Air Pollution Affect Your Health?

Jan 11, 2021 - Jane Marsh

Pollution is hard to escape, no matter where you live. Both indoor and outdoor pollutants…

7 Animals Threatened by Climate Change

Dec 30, 2020 - Jane Marsh

We often discuss how climate change impacts human lives. What about animals? There are creatures…

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How Does Plastic Affect Animals and How Can We Help Wildlife?

Jun 24, 2020 - Jane Marsh

It’s difficult to ignore the detrimental effects of climate change. Sometimes, it’s even more complicated…

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The History of Ocean Pollution and Where It’s Headed

Jun 22, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Our oceans amass more than 70% of the Earth’s surface – and for years, they’ve…

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Animals Brought Back From Extinction in the Past Decade

Jun 15, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Sustainability is all about finding new ways to protect the planet. You might conserve natural…

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5 Types of Ocean Pollution and How We Can Stop Them

Jun 5, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Around the world, pollution affects many of our waterways. However, several different kinds of contamination…

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How Does Climate Change Affect Bird Migration?

May 15, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Climate change affects every living organism on Earth. From polar bears to rabbits, each creature…

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What the Atlantic Garbage Patch Says About Pollution

May 6, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Currently, our planet faces several environmental-related issues. Though we can blame carbon gas emissions for…

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Have Australian Bushfires Led to Wildlife Extinction?

Apr 10, 2020 - Jane Marsh

The Australian wildfires are unprecedented. More than 25 million acres burned — around the size…

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What Does Ocean Habitat Destruction Mean for Our Planet?

Mar 27, 2020 - Jane Marsh

Human activities have been affecting our oceans and the life within them for centuries. But,…