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The World Meteorological Organization (WMO), an agency from the United Nations, published its annual climate change report showing multiple record-breakers from 2016. Last year was the warmest year on record, levels of carbon dioxide reached an all time high and sea surface temperatures were at its warmest.
A mathematical equation has found that human activity is causing the earth’s climate to change 170 times faster than natural forces.
The Anthropocene equation was developed by Will Steffen, a professor at the Australian National University, and Owen Gaffney, director of international media and strategy at Stockholm Resilience Centre. The research-article was published in The Anthropocene Review on Friday.
Sam Juric In response to the increasing adverse effects of climate change, more and more people are diverging from traditional burial practices. Awareness of the often toxic and harmful affects of conventional burial methods is rising. For people considering more positive options, here are a few environmentally conscious burial methods to possibly choose from.