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The moisture that seeps in between cracks in mountain rock can freeze and melt multiple times. As the freezing/melting process goes on, geologists say eventually the melting contributes to falling rock and dislodged boulders. While this is seen as a danger to rock climbers, experts seem to think there is a lot more to rockslides … Continue reading Climate Change and the Dangers of Rock Climbing
A project advanced by the Global Catholic Climate Movement has found a way to honour the anniversary of the death of St. Francis of Assisi and help the environment at the same time. Marking the largest faith-based divestment from fossil fuels, over 40 Catholic institutions have come together to move away from fossil fuels. This … Continue reading Churches Moving Away from Fossil Fuels
Most people are familiar with olive oil and while the largest olive growing area on the planet is in Spain, the production of olive oil takes place across the globe, including throughout North America. While in recent years, health experts have been touting the benefits of infusing the oil into our diets, producing the oil … Continue reading How Olive Oil Waste Water Becomes Fuel and Fertilizer
“In 2010 one out of 6 discharges from U.S hospitals was for children. Asthma is the 3rd leading cause of hospitalization for children in the country”.Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
“Martin Luther King did not say: I have a nightmare. The lesson being, that to engage the wider public you need to invoke the positive vision-the ability of us all to make the impossible, possible”.Olaf Gerlach-Hansen, Senior Advisor Danish Cultural Institute
“Each gallon of fuel releases close to 20 pounds of carbon dioxide into the air”.U.S EPA
“By 2025, the Internet of Things has the potential to generate a global economic impact of between $2.7 tri and $6.2 trillion dollars per-year”.McKinsey Global Institute
“In the United States close to 30%of all energy consumed goes to transporting people and goods from one place to another”.U.S. Energy Information Administration
“Virtually all of us are now convinced that Global Warming poses a clear and present danger to civilization”.World Renowned Paleoclimatologist, Lonnie G. Thompson on why leading Scientists speak out about climate change.
“Malls, stores, car dealerships, dry cleaners, and gas stations use 20% of the total energy consumed by commercial buildings”.U.S Energy Information Administration
“Most companies estimate they’re analyzing a mere 12% of the data they have. They could be missing out on data-driven insights hidden inside 88% of the data they are ignoring”.Forrester Research & InformationWeek