A somber article by the guardian on the realities of recycling. (Image credit: AFP Getty images) Basically, what really happens is that recycled materials get sorted and shipped off to other countries who can find some use for them, before they eventually become too useless to use. To really help the environment, go in order… Continue reading Does Recycling Really Help?
News reports state that New Zealand has officially banned the use of single use plastics a week ago. Will others follow suit? How big of an impact does it have on our global plastic problem? As always, I think every bit helps. But if businesses and corporations are the main culprits, they have to do… Continue reading Taking the Lead…
Latest reports come from Guadalajara, Mexico, as reported by BBC. (Image credit: AFP) Just before this event, the weather in Guadalajara was up to 30°C. Then this hailstorm came and blanketed the suburb in 1.5m of ice in some places. All these reports give me the same feeling when I was watching the movie "The… Continue reading More Freak Weather
Police sprayed tear gas on the faces of peaceful climate change protestors sitting and blocking out a bridge in Paris demanding action on climate change. Reuters reports. I assume the police are just doing their job to preserve the peace and quiet in the city, although I do question, is there really a need to… Continue reading Is This Reaction to a Peaceful Protest Appropriate?