Protection of the Ozone layer

The layer above the troposphere is called as Stratosphere in which a separate layer has been formed at a height between 15 and 30 kilometers from the sea level. It is called as ozono-sphere. Ozone (O3) is a gas which has the capacity to absorb large proportion of ultraviolet radiation and so the biosphere has been developed on land surface and water bodies. This ultraviolet radiation is very much toxic for the organic matter. The layer of ozone...

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Global warming

Global warming can be explained in simple words as the increase in temperature of the lower layer of the atmosphere. Green house gases like carbon-dioxide, methane and nitrogen-oxides have the capacity to hold the outgoing energy in terms of heat, released from the surface of the earth. Even the water-vapour in the atmosphere has the capacity to hold the heat released from the surface of the earth. Due to these reasons the temperature on the...

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International Biodiesel day

Every year 10th day of August is celebrated as International Biodiesel day. During the 1850s two scientists named as E. Duffy and J. Patrick had designed the first diesel engine. After that another renowned scientist named as Rudolf Diesel built a prime model of diesel engine with a 10 feet iron cylinder and flywheel at its base. This model was powered for the first time on August 10, 1893 in Augsburg, Germany. Thereafter this day is celebrated...

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Green Party of the United States

The Green Party of United States is actually a political party in US who focuses on activities that will help improve the quality of the environment. Currently US has two green parties among which Green party of United states(GPUS) is the most popular and prominent one. However, it should be noted that both the parties had a common origin. Environment development is one of the main objectives of GPUS that distinguishes it from other political...

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