Causes, Effects and Solutions to Urban Sprawl (Migration of a Population)

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What is Urban Sprawl (Migration of a Population)? Urban sprawl is basically another word for urbanization. It refers to the migration of a population from populated towns and cities to low density residential development over more and more rural land.  The end result is the spreading of a city and its suburbs over more and … Read more

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35 Interesting Facts About Wind Energy That Might Surprise You

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Wind Energy Facts The growing consumption and steady increase in the price of non-renewable sources have forced people to look for alternative fuels that are available cheaply and can meet their growing demand for energy. Among the alternatives available, one of them is wind energy. Wind energy is one of the alternative sources of energy … Read more

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What is Biodiversity? Its Importance and Reasons for Loss of Biodiversity?

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What is Biodiversity? Biodiversity or Biological diversity is a term that describes the variety of living beings on earth. In short, it is described as a degree of variation of life. Biological diversity encompasses microorganisms, plants, animals, and ecosystems, such as coral reefs, forests, rainforests, deserts, etc. Biodiversity also refers to the number or abundance of … Read more

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Natural Gas Energy

Advantages and Disadvantages of Natural Gas When looking to power your equipment or vehicle with natural gas, the first question that springs to mind is: what is natural gas? A lot of people use natural gas in their homes for cooking and heating, but they don’t really give it some thought. So, let’s see what … Read more

Various Advantages and Disadvantages of Recycling

Advantages and Disadvantages of Recycling Many of us feel overwhelmed by the term ‘recycling.’ Recycling is a form of waste management that involves converting waste and other used materials into reusable products.  Recycling helps to reduce energy usage, reduce the consumption of fresh raw materials, reduce air pollution and water pollution (from landfilling) by reducing the need for “conventional” waste disposal and also reduces … Read more

17 Disastrous Current Environmental Issues That are Seriously Eye-opening

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17 Disastrous Current Environmental Issues That are Seriously Eye-opening It is high time for human beings to take the ‘right’ action towards saving the earth from major environmental issues. If ignored today, these ill effects are sure to curb human existence in the near future. Our planet earth has a natural environment, known as ‘Ecosystem’ … Read more

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50+ Interesting Facts About Water Pollution You’ll Wish You’d Known

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50+ Interesting Facts About Water Pollution You’ll Wish You’d Known Water is the greatest gift of nature. Humans have exploited this natural resource to a level where controlling water pollution is impossible. Here are some important reasons why water is considered as a precious natural resource. The misuse of this can cause damaging consequences and a threat to human … Read more

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50+ Incredible Facts About Tsunamis

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50+ Incredible Facts About Tsunamis Tsunamis have become popular only in recent times, but they have been existing and have caused damages for ages.  Tsunami is one of the most dangerous disasters caused by the ocean and can have far-reaching consequences like washing out the entire city, taking years to recover and rebuild human civilization. Here … Read more

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