Ecology

Causes and consequences of climate change

Humans are exerting an increasing influence on the climate and on the variation of the earth’s temperature, in particular through activities such as: the burning of fossil fuels; deforestation; and livestock farming. These activities add huge amounts of greenhouse gases…

What is environmental sustainability?

Sustainable development and environmental sustainability Sustainable development is a concept that first emerged in 1987 with the publication of the Brundtland Report, which warned of the negative environmental consequences of economic growth and globalization and sought possible solutions to the…

How many natural resources do we have left?

We often hear about the depletion of natural resources, mainly due to human greed, which accelerates their consumption in a disproportionate way compared to their natural capacity to regenerate. Depending on the nature of the good in question, the reason…