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Josy O’Donnel

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Josy O’Donnel is the chief editor of Conservation Institute. While completing her bachelors degree, she developed an interest in the study of Earth’s future and the conservation of Earth’s natural resources. Now she is sharing her passion with an online community of people who are devoted spreading awareness and attention to the most pressing threats to the diversity of life on Earth.

Threats to Biodiversity – What You Can Do To Help

Earth is teeming with an incredible variety of life, from amoebas and apes to zebras and zooplankton. Not only are there a dazzling number...

Environmental Degradation – What You Need To Know

What Is Environmental Degradation? The environment is just the natural world that surrounds us. Our environment provides us with everything we need: air, food, water,...
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Soil Pollution – Causes, Effects and What To Do About It?

Soil pollution has a major impact on the entire planet and it will play a large role in the well-being of future generations. The...
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Amazing Facts About Tornadoes: The Most Unpredictable Force Of Nature

It’s another rainy day in Oklahoma, yet something in the dark, billowing clouds indicate that this storm is going to be different than any...
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How To Build A Bike: Go Green With This DIY Guide

Why not take your daily recreation or commute to the next level by building your own bicycle? There are plenty of benefits: Building skills...
Homesteading

Be More Self Sufficient by Engaging in Modern Homesteading

The idea of homesteading may elicit images of people spreading out into uncharted and wild lands. This was where the term was coined, but...
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From CO2 to Ethanol: Efficient and Renewable Energy

Since the Industrial Revolution, the use of machines by humans has produced gases and chemicals that are released into the environment. Today, carbon dioxide,...

Understanding Bioremediation: Nature’s Housekeeper

What is bioremediation? Bio means “life”, and remediation is the act of setting something right. Together, bioremediation describes a natural process whereby living organisms,...

The Amazing World of the Coniferous Forest Biome

The world is an amazing place filled with a tremendous variety of animals, plants and environments. These elements are separated into large ecological areas...

7 Facts About Solar Energy: What You Need To know

With constant talk of dwindling resources and serious issues with climate change, it's no wonder that an increasing number of people are looking for...