Articles (Climate Change)

Sizzling Summers Ahead
(Environment and Climate Change)

We are all aware that summers are getting much longer and much, much hotter with every passing year. This does not just impact our wellbeing negatively; it is becoming more and more life-threatening.


Acidification Attack
(Oceans and Marine Life)

The introduction of massive amounts of CO2 into the seas is altering water chemistry and affecting the life cycles of many marine organisms, particularly those at the lower end of the food chain.


Air Conditioners and the Spread of Viral Infections
(COVID-19 Pandemic)

Air conditioners have become a necessity, especially with global warming; nearly all public places use air conditioners. At this point, everyone wonders: Can air conditioners spread viruses?


The Sustainable Fashion Industry
(Environment and Climate Change)

The global fashion industry is the second most polluting industry in the world; this has led several designers and fashion houses to join the "sustainable fashion" or "environmentally-friendly fashion" trend.


A Message from Mother Nature
(Environment and Climate Change)

Perhaps it is hard to fathom the scale of world countries' situation in response to the lockdown, until you see photos of places used to be the most crowded destinations.


Is the Sun going on Lockdown too?
(Astronomy and Space Sciences)

Recent reports state that the activity on the Sun’s surface has fallen dramatically, promoting a period of solar minimum that might cause droughts and famine on Earth.


Extracting Fuel from Air
(Energy and Water)

“Necessity is the mother of invention” is a popular  proverb that we realize is true when crises occur or when we go through difficulties in our lives.


Do Our Bodies Contain Plastics?
(Fact and Myth)

This question might sound weired; how would our bodies contain plastic while we definitely do not consume it?

The Return of the Woolly Mammoth
(Life Sciences)

Scientists claim that the dream of resurrecting extinct animals may very likely come true. Will the woolly mammoth walk the Earth again?


Pandas: A Black and White Issue
(Life Sciences)

China’s lovely giant pandas were listed as endangered species; however, in 2016, their status changed from “endangered” to “vulnerable”.


I have A Dream
(Environment and Climate Change)

Urban trees are much more than elements of landscape beautification; they can save lives and can literally save our planet.

Do Not Let the Sky Fall!
(Astronomy and Space Sciences)

Predictions that the world is about to end have been going on for centuries based upon the estimated effects of several long-term influences.

Save the Planet: Plant a Tree
(Environment and Climate Change)

What is more beautiful and peaceful than sunny mornings in the countryside?

Biodiversity and Human Health
(Health and the Human Body)

Human health is dependent on biodiversity and on the natural functioning of healthy ecosystems. 


Mind Change to combat Climate Change
(Environment and Climate Change)

Having worked in science communication for years, I can attest that no issue has been more pressing for our field than climate change.


Memoirs of A Green Husband
(Environment and Climate Change)

Change the gas canister and do not forget to throw out the trash too! There has to be a solution.


Green is the New Black
(Environment and Climate Change)

Half of all the products we buy are clothes, and every year we throw away an average of 30 kg of them, most of which goes to dumpsters.

The Story behind Climate Change
(Environment and Climate Change)

Earth’s climate has never been of a fixed state; over millions of years, it has changed many times in response to a diversity of natural causes.


Climate Change and Egypt's Battle
(Environment and Climate Change)

All countries of the world are concerned with the issue of climate change because all countries will suffer its negative impact.

A Tale of Two Trees
(Environment and Climate Change)

If we lose forests, we lose the fight against climate change!

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