Gradual deterioration of the environment is one of the biggest challenges that Africa has to face. Threats with the most significant impact are droughts and constant desertification. Fertile green areas have been gradually changing into a barren and dead...
Coral bleaching, which destroyed two-thirds of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef in 2016 and 2017, had a very drastic impact on the planet’s largest living structure. According to a study published in the Nature journal, the significant coral death rate...
Have you ever used plastic cutlery or a disposable plastic cup? It may seem like something harmless, but if you imagine 7.7 billion people doing so, it becomes a global problem. Many sea creatures are literally drowning in plastic,...
Undisciplined and speeding drivers cause countless accidents every day. Most people would expect drivers to behave at least close to schools and hospitals, but statistics clearly demonstrate that in the US alone that 100 children lose their lives every...
More than 300 million tonnes of plastics are produced annually, and there are at least five trillion plastic pieces floating in our oceans. The degradation and fragmentation of plastics will ultimately result in sinking to the underlying deep-sea habitats,...
The population of bees is rapidly declining worldwide. In the United States alone, their number has dropped by about 30% over the past five years. This drop is so sharp that scientists even gave it a name, namely the...
There are only 10 companies that control the majority of the worldwide goods market: the Coca-Cola Company, Kraft Foods, P&G, Kellogg's, Nestle, Johnson & Johnson, Mars, Inc., PepsiCo, Unilever, General Mills, Inc. Are these companies familiar to you? Most people...
According to World Wildlife Fund (WWF), agriculture accounts for over one billion jobs across the globe and generates more than $1.3 trillion worth of food annually (1). The organization further reckons that pasture and cropland collectively...
There are so many beliefs concerning how the world will end, just like there are many prophets, religions, and sects. Different people ranging from the prophets, scientists and philosophers have come up with a different prediction on...
Law enforcement agencies use drones to impose law and order. For instance, in the United States, security personnel use drones to search for lost children. The United States is dotted with forests that are difficult and dangerous...