Over the past 250 years we have almost 600 species of plants irrevocably extinct. In addition, they die twice as fast as mammals, birds and amphibians combined, in the same period, and nearly four times as many plants, according...
Plastics are all around us, in the most of industries (household, office, toys, gastronomy, etc.), everywhere we look. Almost we could say that we live in 'plastic age'. Plastic consumption is constantly growing, including disposable plastics. Plastic Straws Consumption According to...
Global warming - a thorny issue that makes scientists wary. CO2 has been seen as the greatest threat in global warming over the past decades. However, scientists think it is necessary to give more attention to methane. Recent studies...
The popularity of veganism and vegetarianism is growing as well as the interest in fashion and fashion accessories. There are still more people who prefer vegan cuisine, vegan shampoo or lipsticks. So why not to wear vegan leather? Vegan...
Trees, “the lungs of the Earth”, are important to the environment, especially in our current situation where we experience the effect of global warming. Around two fifths of the country is afforested in the Republic of the Philippines. However,...
Pollution of our planet with plastic waste is alarming. Among other things, vital water resources and oceans suffer from them. According to one recent study, there are at least 5 trillion pieces of plastic in the ocean. Production and consumption...
Pesticides are toxic substances that are made with the intention to kill living organisms - insects, plants and fungi that are considered pests. Pesticide and herbicide use contaminates groundwater, ruins soil structures and promotes erosion. Another problem is that...
Iceland, volcanically active island, land of lava fields and glacial lakes, attracts tourists for north sailing with whale watching tours. Eight species of whales live in Icelandic waters. Two types of them, fin whales and minke whales, are harpooned...
Giraffes are beautiful and unique animals belonging to the most important members of the animal kingdom in Africa. Unfortunately, the giraffe population is continuously decreasing and stopping this decline is unsuccessful. The giraffe population has decreased by up to...
New studies have shown that the ice in Antarctica is melting at an ever increasing rate. According to CNN, almost 25 percent of the West Antarctic ice shelf becoming thinner and the Pine Island and Thwaites glaciers are losing...