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Stephanie Evans

Restoring the Balance: An Introduction to TerraPass

Global Warming. Climate Change.  We all know the buzzwords and many of us are working to minimize our environmental impact and live cleaner, greener lives. But what about the unavoidable actions we take on a regular basis (flying in airplanes, heating and cooling our homes and offices, driving in cars) that have a harmful effect…

Stephanie Evans

The United Nations Climate Change Summit: What To Expect

  In the coming days, leaders from across the world will gather outside Paris for the The United Nations Climate Change Summit, also known as COP21 (which stands for Conference of Parties 21st meeting) to discuss fossil fuel consumption, limits on greenhouse gas emissions, global warming and to establish the framework for a binding, universal…

Stephanie Evans

Human Causes of Climate Change, Part I

Climate change. It’s a term thrown around in many conversations about global warming, the environment and sustainability. But what exactly is climate change, and how do we affect climate change as individuals and as a society? What are the human causes of climate change? How does our collective carbon footprint affect the atmosphere and the…