Planet Earth



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

glaciers melting

Glaciers Melting: Why Earth Depends On Ice

Feb 25, 2023 - Jane Marsh

From food supplies to shrinking shorelines and even the history of the planet, here’s a look at why Earth and humanity depend on glaciers.

Why is hunting bad for the environment? Overhunting can lead to many severe ecological problems.

Why Is Hunting Bad for the Environment?

Feb 25, 2023 - Rachel Lark

In the right circumstances, culling animal populations can be very helpful. But why is hunting bad for the environment?

Biomimicry examples

10 Fascinating Examples of Biomimicry

Feb 23, 2023 - Steve Russell

What do bullet trains, swimsuits and office buildings have in common? Their designs have all…

fun facts about sloths

6 Fun Facts About Sloths for International Sloth Day

Feb 22, 2023 - Steve Russell

Sloths are often the stars of internet memes and children’s stuffed animals, while some people…

open field

What Is A Wildlife Corridor?

Feb 21, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Protecting the Planet Earth and all that lives within it is an important responsibility of…

tips for hiking with your dog

6 Tips for Hiking With Dogs

Feb 20, 2023 - Rachel Lark

Few things beat a good hike — except making the same trek with your best…

7 endangered species in the us to know

7 Endangered Species in the U.S. to Know

Feb 19, 2023 - Steve Russell

Currently, over 1,300 endangered species live in the U.S., pushed nearly to the brink of…

ways to appreciate nature's uniqueness

8 Ways to Mindfully Appreciate Nature’s Uniqueness

Feb 19, 2023 - Steve Russell

Modern people spend far too much time indoors. Long workdays and hectic schedules deprive many…

benefits of spending time in nature

Benefits of Spending Time in Nature

Feb 18, 2023 - Steve Russell

Spending time in nature is good for your soul and has various benefits for your…

glow in the dark trees

Do Glow-in-the-Dark Trees Exist?

Feb 17, 2023 - Rachel Lark

The idea of glow-in-the-dark trees is a fascinating one, to say the least. How fabulous…

Why Are Zoos Good for Animals But Not the Planet?

Why Are Zoos Good for Animals But Not the Planet?

Feb 16, 2023 - Steve Russell

For the longest time, zoos have been a popular form of family entertainment and education.…

save the largest rainforest in the world

How to Save the Largest Rainforest in the World

Feb 16, 2023 - Jane Marsh

The Amazon is the largest rainforest in the world, spanning 1.4 billion acres — equal…