Sydney Cohen – Did you know that human health is directly linked to the health of our natural world? It’s true! The more diverse our ecosystems are, the healthier we all are. Biodiversity is essential for human survival, and it is important that we do everything we can to protect it.
Harry Cooper – Forests are some of the most important places on Earth. They provide numerous environmental benefits from heat mitigation, control of climate change through carbon storage, prevention of extreme weather and drought, and protection of biodiversity.
Harry Cooper – The Earth has been dominated by human activity for decades now. And as human activity and population is expanding so is our affect on the world around us.
Harry Cooper – Ever since the industrial revolution the world has relied on fossil fuels for its energy. While this drove development and economic growth, scientists have found the burning of fossil fuels to be detrimental to the environment and the human race.
Ilana Stein – When faced with natural disasters, those who worship and believe in a loving God have a number of questions: if God created the natural world, why would He allow natural disasters to happen to human beings?
Sydney Cohen – Did you know that batteries can be recycled? In fact, recycling batteries is one of the most important things you can do to protect the environment. Batteries contain harmful chemicals that can pollute the air and water if they are not disposed of properly.
Harry Copper – Automobiles have been a thorn in the side of the environment for a while. They produce lots of carbon emissions and they create large amounts of waste when they are disposed of.
Sydney Cohen – There’s a lot of talk these days about being environmentally conscious and the three Rs: reducing, reusing, and recycling. But here is another R: repurposing! Repurposing materials is a great way to reduce your environmental impact while also creating something new and unique.
Marcel Beilin – Climate week is a time for cities around the world to organize events in order to discuss ways to combat climate change. This year, the focus is on efforts to advance climate action, including reducing emissions, switching to renewable energy sources, leading sustainable development goals and preparing for climate hazards, extreme weather events and climate change in general.
Marcelo Beilin – If you’re looking for a renewable, sustainable option to cotton or wool, bamboo yarn is a great choice. Bamboo is one of the most environmentally friendly materials available, and it makes a beautiful, silky soft yarn. It grows quickly and doesn’t require much water or fertilizer.