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How-To Compost. An infographic on where and how to compost, what to compost and…

34 Ways To Waste Less Food

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

Pro vegan: A study released this week found the greenhouse gases associated with beef to be even higher than previously thought. If you love personal and environmental health and nature, go vegan

Be a patriot, eat less beef

This is your favorite protein's carbon footprint.

"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.

"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 Classroom, Teaching Science, Science Activities, Science Ideas, Teaching Ideas, Greenhouse Gases Effect

The Greenhouse Effect – Science Activity for 6th Grade

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

Where do the greenhouse gases come from? This giant chart shows where all our greenhouse gases come from

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:

World Greenhouse gas emissions by sector (based on 2000 data)

Where do greenhouse gases come from? - Grist

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 …

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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, Global Economy, Politics, Positivity, Japan, Countries

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.

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These are the causes of greenhouse gases

These are the causes of greenhouse gases

Greenhouse gases from livestock.

Greenhouse gases from livestock.

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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