I Want to Help Prevent Global Warming

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    Climate Change Education, The Key To Preventing Global Warming

    The general theme of climate change education is that living in a sustainable manner is achievable. In Communist China this education happens on state television for all age groups, and starts in grade 3 for young students in non-textbook lectures in political class and in...
    m108rfd m108rfd
    56-60, M
    Jun 13, 2013

    Some Hope

    I have recently been reading articles about climate change and habitat restoration.  I have learned that because of rising sea levels and temp.  Some habitats cannot be restored.  Example: Salmon streams in the pacific northwest have become so warm that Salmon are...
    sarahconner sarahconner
    36-40, F
    Feb 24, 2008

    My Carbon Footprint

    Even though I disagree that man has anything to do with global warming... I have been working on reducing my carbon footprint What have I done? I latest vehicle I bought uses much less fuel. I have been working in the past three years to make my home much more energy efficient...
    baker998 baker998
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Aug 1, 2009

    What Is Global Warming?

    I believe man has nothing to do with global warming. this trend happened to the earth 3 times already... long before man came along. Its just a scam for tax collection purposes
    baker998 baker998
    56-60, M
    7 Responses Aug 1, 2009

    The Best List?

    Does anyone know the best list online for real solutions?
    DancesWithDolphins DancesWithDolphins
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Feb 19, 2008

    I really hate it when my family disregards a

    lot of appliances inside our home. For example, my dad has a weird manner of leaving the television set until morning. He doesn't even turn it off and just sleep. I, on the otherhand, worry about Global Warming so much, I've become so much more aware my actions. I don't leave...
    mischievouswreck mischievouswreck
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 28, 2015

    So I Plan To...

    ...Never have a car. I never want to drive, and I want to be able to use my own steampower (e'g' bikes and feet) or public transport to get around. I want to live as ecologically as possible, and not waste energy. I don't want to have much plastic in my life, but I want all this...
    IamcalledS IamcalledS
    18-21, F
    Mar 11, 2013

    A Fight Against The Dark Side

    http://vwdarkside.com/en/jedi/jon-reynolds-51918 Click or copy the link into the space; please either join or just visit and help raise awareness of cutting Co2 emissions. It's a great website and if you get 1500 points you'll win a special Greenpeace t-shirt while putting the...
    boomshakalaka88 boomshakalaka88
    18-21, M
    Jun 29, 2011

    Society has long become more open to the idea

    of older men younger women relationship. Younger women are more vibrant, more full of life and that energy can spill over onto you, making older men feel younger in return. Typically, women mature at a faster rate than men do and sometimes a 50 year old man is more compatible...
    BB0729 BB0729
    31-35, F
    Mar 21, 2014

    I am 15 and have a passion

    for sustainability and getting green! Reduce reuse recycle, right?! I want i travel the world and defiantly want to get close to whales, as they are so majestic and carefree <3 i want to share my passion, which is why this website is so cool! What are you guys doing to help...
    leisel leisel
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 22, 2014

    Yes, It Is Real

    To those of you who don't believe that humanity has caused global warming... you do not deserve sex. Your conservatism has reached the point of stupidity. If Americans were forced to trade in their fuel-burners for electric cars, which use very little petroleum products, only...
    astounded1088 astounded1088
    31-35, M
    Apr 6, 2012

    Say No to Evil Automobile.

    Half my life I have managed without a car, presently share one with girlfriend but she drives it 95%. Can't believe earth is still suppling humanity with toxic oil - got to stop addiction to this bullshit oil life killer.
    gingerbear gingerbear
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Nov 27, 2007

    Do What I Can

    I try to do what I can to decrease my carbon imprint on this earth.  I want to be able to give my son and the next generation a better world to live in. We have become a disposable society.  If it is broken then throw it in a landfill.  Why create things that last...
    danielle17374 danielle17374
    31-35, F
    Sep 11, 2008

    The Bug

    Does anyone know if volkswagon beetles or buses use less gas but have great milage?
    lovesearth92 lovesearth92
    16-17, F
    Jul 15, 2008

    Global Warming..

    I want to do something about global warming because, no matter what anyone says I think it's very true and it's in effect now.  Just look around.
    jessjess0625 jessjess0625
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jan 24, 2009
    conorlincoln7789 conorlincoln7789
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 18, 2014

    Meat N Global Warming

    meat production contributes more to global warming than car, so i turned vegetarian to stop contributing to global warming
    bloo123 bloo123
    22-25, M
    Jul 22, 2012

    Baby Steps

     I think helping slow down and prevent further global warming starts with baby steps we can all take. Below are a few steps I have taken in my life to reduce my carbon footprint. 1. Turn off lights. Simple. No need for all your lights to be on in the middle of the day if...
    mskier01 mskier01
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 15, 2008

    Bus Lanes

    I actually don't own a car or a motorbike. I use a plain bike that is useful during rush hour. Why? You can use the empty bus lanes :)
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Nov 28, 2007

    Why Go With Green Power?

    Renewable Energy Certificates (RECs) are a renewable ("green") energy product that every U.S. business, college, non–profit organization, government agency and individual consumer can purchase to reduce the environmental impact of everyday activities. Purchasing RECs is an...
    ThatCaliGuy ThatCaliGuy
    31-35, M
    Sep 23, 2012

    Is Pollution Saving Us...

    I watched a Nova special on global warming and there was some scary findings in some studies done after 9/11.  They found that the temp raised MORE with the clearing of the skies while the planes were grounded.  It had to do more with extreme changes in the days temp...
    shuttermagic shuttermagic
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Mar 23, 2008

    Project

    I just did a HUGE project for my English class, it was a cause and effect presentation so I thought what would be better than a global warming project? I thought it was so great, and very informative but the class seemed so bored with it! I was just thinking to myself this is a...
    DramaticSuicide DramaticSuicide
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2008

    The Real Truth About Me...

     A long time ago I made a promise to myself that I will be a better person and that I will use what I have to bring joy and hope for the poor. But I failed God I did every thing, made money but not once did I remember my promise or cared of helping the poor. Soon my life turned...
    womencaregroup1 womencaregroup1
    26-30
    Mar 19, 2011
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