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Animal Cruelty Must Stop This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
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Every day in the United States animals are beaten, neglected, or forced to struggle for survival. Left in unsanitary conditions with no food or water, they have little hope as they live out their days without the compassion they deserve. Some are... (more »)
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Poaching: Illegal Hunting This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
      When you think ofenvironmental problems you probably think of pollution, but the poaching of wildanimals is one, too. Poaching has plagued environmentalists for years and,despite laws, this horrific crime has yet to... (more »)
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How To Save The Environment This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Throughout the evolution of the Homo sapien we have used the land to fulfill our needs. During this millennia the Homo sapien has increased its mistreatment of the environment by continually polluting or destroying the land,... (more »)
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Save this Earth
Without the Earth we have no where to live, along with many other organisms. If we don't save the Earth now maybe our children or grandchildren might not be able to see it for long. Our atmosphere is weakening and we have to do something about it... (more »)
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Cleaning Up The Environment This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   "Yeah I want to clean up the environment, but what can I do? One person can't make a difference."It is hard for one person to make a change, but when all of us "one persons" get together we can make a notable... (more »)
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What Is Happening To Our Environment? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Our environment is in need of a lot of work. The ozone layer is quickly rotting away; the waters are polluted; and the rain forest is rapidly shrinking in size due to the ignorance of land developers. So why isn't anything being... (more »)
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Sharks: Killers Or Just Misunderstood? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
   Bloodthirsty, ruthless, killer: shark. For years people have feared and slaughtered sharks because of the bad rap they have received from Hollywood, but these beliefs are not justified.Sharks are not vicious and are actually... (more »)
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Why Don’t We Care? This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     Not too long ago, we read a novel in my school that touched on the topic of saving the environment, and our teacher, being a “tree-hugger” (as the kids call her), had us write an essay on an environmental... (more »)
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Problems on Earth This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
What doesn't pollute the earth? Look around: most of what you see or use in daily life pollutes. Factories, cars and trains do; so do cars and buses, which are important for travel but still pollute too much. We need new laws and restrictions that... (more »)
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The Devastating Ecological Effects of the... This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
      TheVietnam War devastated that nation in many ways, but the horrendous death tolloften overshadows its other effects. One long-term effect that is seen now andwill persist is the ecological damage. Many point to... (more »)
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Solar Energy This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
      Every year, the sun emits over 1,000 times more energy than all our human needs require, and of that, about 700 quadrillion kilowatt-hours per year actually reach earth. (A kilowatt-hour is the amount of energy... (more »)
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The Vanishing Tigers This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
Tiger, tiger, burning brightIn the forests of the night,What immortal hand or eyeCould frame thy fearful symmetry? - William BlakeAmong the obvious consequences of deforestation is the loss of living space. Seventy percent of the earth’s... (more »)
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Destroying the Planet This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     We are residents of planet Earth. That’s a blessing and a curse because it’s our responsibility to take care of it. Since we live off of it, when we destroy it, we are also destroying ourselves. Whoa! Did... (more »)
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Water For The Future This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     "Water is the greatest of all things," said the Greek poet Pindar. Many scientists presume that life itself began in water. There could certainly be no life without it; most living creatures consist mainly... (more »)
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Saving the Rainforest This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     Quivering with desperation to survive, a baby kinkajou digs its claws into a rubber tree while, many feet below, a logger continues to chop away at the base of the small animal’s home. Nearby, bright macaws... (more »)
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Solar Power This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
     The world's naturalresources are being consumed at an alarming rate, and people are seekingdifferent sources to generate electricity for heat and light. The only known wayto solve this crisis is solar energy. Solar... (more »)
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