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The rising sea levels will soon swallow the coastal cities if the current rate of global warming continues unabated. New visualizations by climate central show shocking images of various landmarks around the world at the present day, contrasted with the flooding that would occur if global warming continues. It is estimated that ten percent of […]Continue Reading
The giant multinational petroleum and gas companies; the Shell and British petroleum company are facing investigations over alleged climate cover-up. The oil giants are facing investigations that, they misled the general public on the role of fossil fuels in causing global warming.  The Executives from BP Plc and Royal Dutch Shell Plc are set to […]Continue Reading
Access to a clean and healthy environment has been declared a fundamental human right.  The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday (Oct 8) adopted the resolution; formally adding its weight to the global fight against climate change and its disastrous effects. The resolution was passed with the majority vote, despite criticism from notable nations […]Continue Reading
About 25% of the world’s population is exposed to deadly city heat. The new report found exposure to deadly urban heat has tripled since the 1980s. The urban heat now affects nearly a quarter of the world’s population. The new research published in the journal PNAS and a postdoctoral researcher at Columbia University’s Earth Institute revealed. Scientists Continue Reading
A new revolutionary solar vehicle-camper van with driving, cooking, and showering that are entirely powered by the sun has been launched. The solar vehicle van duped “self-sustaining house on wheels” is all powered by solar panels on the roof.  The vehicle was designed by a team of students; Solar Team Eindhoven from the Technical University […]Continue Reading
The rapidly melting arctic ice could soon release nuclear waste, unknown viruses, and antibiotic-resistant bacteria, a report published in the Nature Climate Change journal has revealed. The melting arctic ice has been of global concern due to climate change and increasing world temperatures. The melting ice will likely raise sea levels and ecosystems destruction Continue Reading