Global Warming and Climate Change

Global Warming and Climate Change

  Written and compiled by Fred Jaicks. Global warming and climate change refer to separate phenomena. They are often confused because even though they are interrelated, they are not the same. Global warming refers to the increase in the earth’s temperature; this...
Global Warming and Climate Change

Choose Your Cover

  Written and compiled by Fred Jaicks.   Protecting your skin is more than just choosing the right sunscreen; you should also choose the right cover as another option to protect yourself from the sun. You should be sure that you are using a sunscreen with at...
Global Warming and Climate Change

Conserving Water with Xeriscaping

  Written and compiled by Fred Jaicks   Xeriscaping is a trademarked, water conserving program for gardening that was started in the United States. It was invented because of a drought in the early portion of the 1980s. 40 different states have adopted this...
Global Warming and Climate Change

Facts About Tsunamis

   Written and compiled by Fred Jaicks.   The Causes and Effects of Tsunamis The word tsunami is derived from the Japanese and the literal translation is “harbor wave.” Tsunamis are a type of natural disaster that often occur quickly and with little warning....
Global Warming and Climate Change

Glossary of Climate Change Terms

  Written and compiled by Fred Jaicks   All the recent talk about climate change can be very confusing tosomeone who only knows that they need to have umbrellas ready when itrains. Here is a glossary of terms commonly associated with climatechange. Aerosol:...