Student Blogs


My Take: Ending Climate Change

Climate change in the world can be caused by various activities. When climate change occurs temperatures can increase a dramatically. When temperatures rise it can result in more floods, droughts, or intense rain, as well as more frequent and severe heat waves. Oceans and glaciers have also experienced


My Take: Clouded City

Imagine our Earth with more carbon dioxide than any other gasses, what will it look like? Will it look like mist in the air all the time? Will we adapt to the change or die out? Is our Earth going to look like a yellow gas planet? All


My Take: The U.S. Can do Better to Solve Climate Change Problems

According to the Hedges Company, an automotive marketing company, as of the end of 2020 more than 287.3 million vehicles were on the roads of America. Compare this number with the population of the U.S, whether it is the total number of cars or the number of cars


My Take: Climate Change on the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a beautiful country with a significant agricultural commerce. But on a recent trip I realized things have changed.  My mother is from the Northwest part of the country where the river that once flowed through her town has ceased to exist due to the


My Take: The Ever Changing Climate

The climate has been changing for thousands of years, however in recent years it has gotten more extreme.  This is due to numerous factors mainly caused by people. The burning of fossil fuels which produce carbon dioxide, forest fires and the destruction of forests for agricultural land and


My Take: Climate Change Impacts New York City

Climate change is a growing problem, and we can see its effect in New York City. New York is seeing an annual rise in temperature and an increase in precipitation. The increase in precipitation can cause sea levels on the coasts of the five boroughs to rise. This


My Take: Climate Change is an Astronomical Problem

Climate change is a huge issue and the first step to fix the problem is believing that it is real. Personally, I believe climate change is an astronomical problem and we have to act now before it gets much worse.  The United States Congress has proposed the Green


My Take: Climate Change & Hope for Our Future

Climate change is a global issue. It is not possible to stop climate change, but it is possible to reduce the effects. I feel that climate change is speeding up because of increased carbon emissions in the last decade. The effect of climate change is enormous as seen


My Take: Is Global Warming Real?

Global Warming is real. If you believe it or not. The world is going to die if we do not do anything about it. The world has changed so drastically due to global warming that it will get worse in the upcoming future. We all should come together


My Take: The Future of Climate Change

We often ask ourselves, can we actually influence the world to make a change? Would stopping the emission of greenhouse gases or perhaps a micro lifestyle change like recycling our plastic bottles make a difference? But as we look further into recycling, if done so by the majority,

The Paris Agreement & the Future

The Paris Agreement is a legally binding international treaty on climate change. It aims to keep global warming between 2 to 1.5 degrees Celsius through economic and social transformations. Since the Paris Agreement was signed in 2015, 196 nations have joined. Known as the United Nations Framework Convention