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Greenhouse Gases

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How-To Compost. An infographic on where and how to compost, what to compost and… Organic Gardening, Gardening Tips, Vegetable Gardening, Organic Compost, Faire Son Compost, How To Compost, Diy Compost Bin, Compost Tumbler, Composting 101

34 Ways To Waste Less Food

Every year, Americans throw away $165 billion of food. Happy Earth Day. Let's do better.

"According to the Worldwatch Institute, or more of ALL GREENHOUSE GASES are from raising animals for food. Only comes from the entire transportation sector. Do YOU want to stop global warming?" GO VEGAN. Greenhouse Effect, Greenhouse Gases, Reasons To Be Vegan, Vegan Quotes, Why Vegan, Vegan Animals, Environmental Issues, Save The Planet, Vegan Lifestyle

"According to the Worldwatch Institute, 51% or more of ALL GREENHOUSE GASES are from raising animals for food. Only 13% comes from cars. Do YOU want to stop global warming?" GO VEGAN.

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Deforestation and Greenhouse Gases: Infographic

The destruction and degradation of forestland, caused mainly by expanded agricultural activity in tropical developing countries, currently accounts for roughly 12 percent of all greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Slowing or eliminating forest loss can potentially make a cost-effective contribution to an international effort to reduce global emissions, but that strategy faces a number of challenges.

Did you know that the greenhouse effect heats the earth because greenhouse gases absorb outgoing radiative energy and re-emit some of it back towards earth? Learn more here. 6th Grade Science, High School Science, Science Fair, Science Lessons, Science Classroom, Teaching Science, Science Activities, Science Projects, Science Ideas

The Greenhouse Effect – Science Activity for 6th Grade

Download the free science grade activity to understand the effects of greenhouse better.

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This giant chart shows where all our greenhouse gases come from

How, exactly, are humans heating up the planet? Ecofys has a massive new flowchart breaking it all down by source and sector:

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Where do greenhouse gases come from?

This chart from the United Nations Environment Programme (click to embiggen) looks complicated, sort of like a traffic sign cross-bred with a banyan tree. But it basically just traces the path of greenhouse gases from polluting industries, through uses, out into the atmosphere. So you can tell at a glance, for instance, that energy industries […]

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Europe’s Energy wins a Silver Award at Malofiej 20

This post is cross-posted from jonathangray.org. Europe’s Energy, a project I helped to create to put EU energy targets into context, has just won a Silver Award at Malofiej 20. The Malofiej …

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Greenhouse gases....look at all that CO2. How can we reduce the amount of CO2?

Two Australian coal mines alone will emit more greenhouse gases than 52 countries. Tony Abbott says "Climate change is crap" Climate Change Debate, Tony Abbott, Coal Mining, Greenhouse Gases, Japan, Countries, Australia, Icons, People

Two Australian coal mines alone will emit more greenhouse gases than 52 countries

Climate-change debates often focus on how to cut the carbon spew of particular countries—China and the US above all. But another way to do such…

Pie chart of U. methane emissions by source. 30 percent is from natural gas and petroleum systems, 23 percent is from enteric fermentation. Coal Mining, Percents, Greenhouse Gases, What You Can Do, Global Warming, Climate Change, Science, Chart, Natural

Climate Change | US EPA

Comprehensive information from U.S. EPA on issues of climate change, global warming, including climate change science, greenhouse gas emissions data, frequently asked questions, climate change impacts and adaptation, what EPA is doing, and what you can do.

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Turning greenhouse gases into mobile phone cases

New technology takes GHGs from the atmosphere and turns them into an eco-plastic claimed to be stronger and less expensive that oil-based plastics