Don’t forget to turn on your TVs on Sunday evening. The Discovery
Channel is broadcasting a documentary titled “Global Warming: What you
need to know” on Sunday, July 16 at 9pm ET.
It addresses the multiple variables that contribute to it and makes
emphasis on a less obvious lifestyle change that has a big effect on
carbon emissions: our diet.
According to a recently published study by Eshel and his
colleague Pamela Martin, the carbon emission difference between an all
vegetable-based diet vs. a typical American diet – which includes ample
meat and dairy products – is about the same as the difference between
driving an SUV vs. a small sedan.
"Of the total U.S. greenhouse gas footprint, agriculture is one of
the top five players," said Eshel.
Visit their site
globalwarming.html to watch short clips, get information and
even take a quiz about your knowledge on global warming.
Your question and comments are welcome