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Are There Other Planets Like Earth?

Are There Other Planets Like Earth?

[ intro ] Squeaks was just showing me some new pictures of different planets. We have Mars, bright red and rocky … Saturn, with its amazing rings … Can you guess which is my favorite to learn about, Squeaks? [Squeaks thinks, then guesses Earth] You got it! I love learning about planet Earth because it’s …

10 Ways Global Warming Is Already Killing You

10 Ways Global Warming Is Already Killing You

10. Heat Waves You know how we hear that the real effects of climate change won’t be visible for another 100 years or so? Well think again, because they’re coming fast and they’re coming hot. Traditional scientific consensus has been that if we can manage to keep global temperature increases below 2 degrees Celsius, we’ll …

Earth SOS (part 2): The Solution

Earth SOS (part 2): The Solution

Help! Global warming is killing you and me. But what is the main cause of global warming? What produces more greenhouse gas than all the world’s transportation combined? Methane is 72 times and Nitrous oxide is 310 times more potent than carbon dioxide. So who really is the world’s largest producer of these greenhouse gases? …