Category Archives: pollution

Global Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Fossil Fuel Slowed Down

Amidst reports of alarming rise in pollution level in cities like Delhi and Lucknow in India, Science daily reports citing an  international research team’s report that the rapid increase in global carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels has slowed in … Continue reading

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Garbage in Aligarh

Parts of our cities have become garbage dump. Above is the snap of Jamalpur locality of Aligarh, India.

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Noise:A Health Culprit?

No one on earth can escape the sounds of noise- an unwanted, disturbing sound that causes a nuisance in the eye of the beholder. Noise is a disturbance to the human environment that is escalating at such a high rate … Continue reading

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Noise Pollution: Sources and Types

Environmental noise is a worldwide problem. However, the way the problem is dealt with differs greatly from country to country and is very much dependent on culture, economy and politics. But the problem persists even in areas where extensive resources … Continue reading

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Earthship:A House on Its Own

An earthship is a type of passive solar house made of natural and recycled materials. Designed and marketed by Earthship Biotecture of Taos, New Mexico, the homes are primarily constructed to work as autonomous buildings and are generally made of … Continue reading

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We Need to Pull Carbon Out of the Atmosphere to Save The Planet

The year saw the Arctic sea ice extent fall to a new and shocking low, while the U.S. experienced it warmest month ever on record (July), beating even Dust Bowl temperatures. Meanwhile, a flood of new research has convincingly connected … Continue reading

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