Category - Environment

What is Acid Rain?

Acid rain is a form of precipitation that contains acidic components. Acid rain, likewise known as acid deposition, is precipitation with a pH of 5.2 or below that is often caused by human activities such as the...

Pollution ─ Types and Causes

Pollution is the discharge (release) of harmful substances or materials known as pollutants into the environment. In other words, pollution is the process of making air, land, water, or other aspects of the environment...

Climate change and its consequences

Ever heard of fossil fuels or coal? Many people tend to ignore the costs and efforts put into making fuels. Dead carcasses are used to produce fossil fuels, which then take millions of years to decompose, hence are...

Earthworms and Climate Change

The modest earthworm plays a significant role in greenhouse gas pollution, much more than you would expect. Earthworms don’t create a lot of pollution of their own. But the soil on which they live does, and worms play...