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I Want to Help Prevent Global Warming

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 374 People

    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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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    The Best List?

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

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    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

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    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

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    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 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2014

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    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.
    punkishgreeny punkishgreeny 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 24, 2009

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    conorlincoln7789 conorlincoln7789 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 18, 2014

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    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

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    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 31-35, F 7 Responses Mar 23, 2008

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    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

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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 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 13, 2013

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    For Our Home's Sake

    I want to help as much as I can to help the environment because I cherish our planet Earth like my home. I love everything the Earth gives us, plants, animals, water, the beauty of nature and to sustain life and I really don't want to lose it because of us. I want a clean Earth...
    aroundhere aroundhere 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 3, 2011

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    Please all you people who are thinking about suicide please don't You may think you life is a living h*ll you may be scared I'm not sure what drove a lot of people to suicide but...
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    I think that everyone who takes there own life is an angel. An angel sent down on earth to help the world but the pain, suffering, how the world is so cruel, negativity and so much...
    painfullyloving painfullyloving 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    So I've seen a lot of things on Facebook, Tumblr, and on the news about teenagers committing suicide because some other people don't know how to be decent human beings. I want to...
    BroadwayDreamer16 BroadwayDreamer16 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I watched a YouTube video that one of my favorite you tubers posted. He attempted suicide before. He took an entire bottle of pills and he felt himself falling asleep, but he...
    Pisces277 Pisces277 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    In scientific and public debate, there is far too much concentration on considering the existence, magnitude and causes of temperature changes. I believe our primary concern must...
    vinvicau vinvicau 66-70, M 3 Responses Jan 3

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    This user is saying he's going to kill himself.. For all I know, he is dead already.. I'm scared and don't know what to do.. :(
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 6 Responses Jan 16

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    ^dirty girls ^global warming ^poverty ^overpopulation ^ghetto people ^cranky/boring people ^guys who act like FEMALES ^Racism ^wealthy people Because most of them are greedy...
    cynR1993 cynR1993 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    You see everyone today trying to lead a healthy lifestyle, but not all of them are going to know about taking minerals and vitamins that are of high quality. Understanding vitamins...
    waypuma73 waypuma73 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Are you aware of which vitamins you stay healthy? Are you aware of what to check for supplements? If you're new to this topic, you may be deficient in some areas. Use this advice...
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    Plum village...a community where people involved in the work of social transformation go for rest and spiritual nourishment. That would be a reTREAT for sure. Thanks...
    KemiKill KemiKill 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    So this morning when I woke up I had a major headache and plus my heart rate wasn't normal. I felt extremely tired but I got all my sleep last night.. 4 minutes after I woke up I...
    idfwuu idfwuu 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    Some of us grow up and achieve specific qualifications, maybe we are lucky to be born into money and so we have more options in life, or maybe we have a friend or a relative who is...
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    Good looking skin makes for a better appearance.Taking care of your skin will have it looking the best it can. Here are steps towards making your skin right.A facial wash that...
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    I'm having a hard time thinking about him..everynight, every time I'm alone I can not help myself to think of him.. I wanna forget him cause I know that he can't love me like I...
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    Tim handed Lisa the tin foil hat. "Here , put this on." She took the foil hat in her hands and looked at it. "How is this going to help?" "It will bock the beams?" Tim said with...
    AlaskaJo AlaskaJo 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    I need help, if any non-judgmental Christians could help me I'd really like that
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    Do you have a good idea about what a body needs? Many people out there are not sure. Your body needs many minerals and nutrients everyday.This article will help educate you to...
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    I've modelled since I was 2 and a half. However, I feel pressured into it....I want to do something more courages and ambitious, something, more, well, ME...different. My mother...
    Thelittledancer Thelittledancer 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I cross dressed and got caught many time by my mother. She said no way I could be a girl. I was a boy so start acting like one. Like that helped. My life took a big turn when I...
    bpb62 bpb62 61-65, T 1 hr ago

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    I love the feeling of the sun warming my body year round. I live in a state where it is cool to wear a bikini year round. I have a heated pool to go swimming in and going skinny...
    momonlinewithothers momonlinewithothers 36-40, F 13 Responses Jan 3

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    Cabin Fever I had such a wonderful day today! Today was sunny and warm for a January day, especially after such cold and rainy weather the past couple of weeks. Dad said that with...
    NudiSuzie2 NudiSuzie2 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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