Racing Extinction-A movie you should watch!

It’s been a while since I’ve written for The Muse Within, but I am back with something worth paying attention to.

This one isn’t about environmental history, it is very much about the present and the future. I just finished watching a movie (more of a documentary) called “Racing Extinction” and I still have tears in my eyes as I write this post. It is a documentary about how our activities are causing probably the greatest extinction of life in Earth’s history.

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Environmental History: Rise of the vegetarians

vegetarian diet and climate change के लिए चित्र परिणाम

For a while now, scientists have been professing a switch to a vegetarian diet to counter the impacts of climate change. On March 26, 2016, there was an article on TIME magazine as well, about this. According to that article, livestock contributes more than 14% of greenhouse emission, and this figure could grow to 50% by 2050, with growing population and the need for more food.

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Humans and the Environment: Prehistoric times

Human beings, like every other living organism, has a relationship with its surrounding environment. This relationship began the moment our species evolved and has been a dynamic relationship ever since. We have interacted with the environment in several ways spread over centuries, and it is important to understand this relationship before we understand the situation today (isn’t that why we study history anyway?).

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A couple of Announcements

These are the following announcements!

MOBILE APP

The most exciting announcement is, we from The Muse Within are releasing our official android app. You can read, comment, like and share our posts right from your mobile phone. There are more interesting features getting added up.

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Here is the link to download the mobile app.

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