The Meat Industry: What You and I Must Do

Quick disclaimer, I won’t spend the following paragraphs coercing you to go vegan, I myself am not even a vegetarian (although kudos to those who are). However, I will strongly advocate for less meat consumption, specifically beef, something that everyone can do and as a result experience many benefits. Although many headlines will scream atContinue reading “The Meat Industry: What You and I Must Do”

My Breakthrough Junior Challenge Entry: Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Capture, and their Roles in Climate Change

This year I am competing in the Breakthrough Junior Challenge! Competitors were asked to submit a 3:00min (max) video explaining a scientific process in physics, mathematics, life sciences, or (this year only) Covid19. I wanted to incorporate my environmental interests and so I chose to explain the importance of carbon sequestration and the other processesContinue reading “My Breakthrough Junior Challenge Entry: Carbon Sequestration, Carbon Capture, and their Roles in Climate Change”

National Parks: Chile’s 10 million-acre Patagonia

World population is expected to reach 8 billionĀ peopleĀ in 2023 according to the United Nations (in 2026 according to the U.S. Census Bureau). There are A LOT of humans that call Earth their home, and apart from the land we take up from our houses, cities, and communities, other vast parts of land are being cultivatedContinue reading “National Parks: Chile’s 10 million-acre Patagonia”

Defeating the Palm Oil Industry: What You and I Can Do

As mentioned in a previous post, “Palm Oil: the Truth Behind the Lucrative Industry” (can be found under the “Conservation” category), the Palm oil industry poses a massive threat towards climate change, pollution, and endangered species like the orangutan. Unfortunately, palm oil has grown to become a highly popular product that finds itself in nearlyContinue reading “Defeating the Palm Oil Industry: What You and I Can Do”