“What are these carbon emissions I keep hearing about?”, you ask. Welcome to the post where I attempt to make you understand what the fuss is about emissions and climate change.
Carbon emissions are one of the products of certain reactions that involve burning. Reactions could be part of using up fossil fuels (coal, natural gas, oil), burning up solid waste, trees, and also chemical reactions such as cement production. The production of carbon dioxide, which is a member of the green house gas crew, is as a result of mostly human activities. These are not the only agents Read more
This post initially was supposed to be a post in honour of earth day, I wanted to help create more awareness about how we can treat our earth better. At the time of conception, there was an article on CNN that I wanted to use as a benchmark Read more
“Now faith is the substance of things hoped for the evidence of things not seen” -Hebrews 11:1
The week that I intended to post this, a friend of mine Read more
Sometime in March, I decided to take an online course on Solar systems and astronomy on Edx. I chose that subject because:
- I was fascinated by the study of celestial bodies in primary school
- I wanted to learn something outside of my scope. Learning never ends.
The class has honestly been insightful, especially for someone without any background in astronomy. While taking the class, it helps to have some basic knowledge of physics, so one does not get lost on certain laws that govern the solar system. Also it gives more info on the history of solar astronomy in a fun way. Tools were provided for us to do our own personal observations of the night sky.
The reason why Read more
For a minute, it may seem so sweet.
Sweet and fair life.
Things may not be as bad as it usually is.
We get comfortable.
And then we’re shaken,
In these past few months, I’ve Read more
And I try, I swear I try, even though I promised Momma I would not swear anymore. You may not believe me cos I also promised her I would not touch the green/smoke pot anymore and stop seeing the boy next door who just moved in… Read more
Twas a sunny Sunday, a week before Mother’s day, and we decided to get breakfast somewhere in the neighbourhood. Two options: Denny’s or Ihop.
I wish someone came from the future and told us which would have been perfect. Or we could have just figured that ourselves when Read more