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

living where it floods

Living Where It Floods: Solutions for Current and Future Disasters

Jan 7, 2023 - Steve Russell

Climate change is one of the world’s most pressing problems. It affects people in every…

biodiversity hotspots

8 Biodiversity Hotspots Worth Protecting

Dec 27, 2022 - Rachel Lark

What is a biodiversity hotspot? Locations receiving this designation must meet two criteria. They must…

The Effects of Cruise Ship Waste

Dec 4, 2022 - Jane Marsh

The cruise industry generates billions of dollars annually and supports global tourism. Cruise lines allow…

What Are the Pros and Cons of Zoos for Wildlife Conservation?

Nov 23, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Before planning visits to the attractions, many people can’t help but think about the pros…

The Ecological Impacts of Trophic Cascades

The Ecological Impacts of Trophic Cascades

Nov 22, 2022 - Steve Russell

The earth’s food web is a complex system that serves as the foundation for a…

How to Identify Birds

How to Identify Birds: Everything You Need to Know

Nov 17, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Anyone who wants a new hobby should consider watching birds. They’re a fascinating part of…

Everything You Need to Know About Melting Ice Caps

Nov 10, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Earth is currently losing 1.2 trillion tons of ice a year. As temperatures rise this…

elephants in zoo

The Effect of Zoos on Animal Health and Well-Being

Nov 7, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Most people have fond memories of going to the zoo. Maybe you went with your…

Types of Pollution Everyone Should Understand

7 Types of Pollution Everyone Should Understand

Nov 7, 2022 - Steve Russell

When someone talks about going green, they often speak about minimizing their carbon footprint by…


Overhunting Animals: Causes, Effects and Potential Solutions

Nov 7, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Humans impact wildlife in numerous ways, but overhunting is one of the most pressing concerns.…

What is an Endangered Flower?

Oct 31, 2022 - Jane Marsh

Environmentalists are becoming increasingly concerned with species endangerment and extinction. When individuals consider the impacts…


The Inevitability of Invasive Species: The Spotted Lanternfly in 2022

Oct 31, 2022 - Steve Russell

Invasive species have spread across the planet since the beginning of time. This has happened…