Climate change is a global phenomenon that will affect everyone. However, the consequences will obviously be greater in countries that are already the poorest and most vulnerable. Rising temperatures will cause serious damage to ecosystems, limiting the ability of people to access quality water and food in abundance. In some cases, we must also add […]
Air is life!
The human being is a formidable machine, the fruit of a long and slow evolution through time and the environments it passes through. His physical and intellectual abilities have gradually given him the advantage over all the species that have crossed his path. We are extraordinary in our complexity, precision, efficiency and yet so fragile, […]
Impacts of heat islands
Urban heat islands can have adverse impacts on the environment and human health. Impacts on the environment Deterioration of outdoor air quality Urban heat islands contribute to the formation of smog. Composed of fine particles and ground-level ozone, it is formed when sunlight, heat and pollutants (nitrogen oxides (NOx) and volatile organic compounds (VOC)) react. […]
Human activities are altering the composition of the Earth’s atmosphere
According to the principle of causality, for every cause there is a consequence, an effect. The same is true for climate change. Based on this principle of causality, many scientists consider that the various human activities lead to effects on our physical environment and more or less significant changes in climatic characteristics. Let us be […]