Argumentative Essays

Argumentative essay topics are controversial topics. In other words, this essay defends a thesis concerning which you can argue “for” and “against” something. An argumentative essay topic convinces the audience of an individual point of view and persuades it to take one side (while much attention is paid to the contradictory argument). It articulates why particular ideas are preferable and not the others.

Environmental Issues In Stories of Easter Island and The Lorax

There were many environmental issues shown in the stories of Easter Island and The Lorax. The environmental issues that are described in the story can relate to the world today which is a big problem. The stories of Easter Island and The Lorax has a similar issue that made the environment collapsed. Deforestation is a main environmental issue shown in the stories of Easter Island and The Lorax. According to Stuart L. Pimm, Deforestation is the clearing of thinning of forests by humans. In th…


The Cause and Effect of Climate Change

Our Earth has been facing horrific events, such as global warming and climate change. Spoil alert: we only have one Earth!  The talk about climate change has been a topic for several years now. Occasionally it will be discussed in politics, educational systems, and many more places/events globally. Some people are believers that human behavior is to blame for the warming of the Earth due to our industrialized lifestyle, however, others believe it is the Earth’s natural system due …


Health Consequences of Climate Change Presented in Selected Article

Climate change includes both global warming driven by human emissions of greenhouse gases and the resulting large-scale shifts in weather patterns. Though there have been previous periods of climatic change, since the mid-20th century humans have had an unprecedented impact on Earth's climate system and caused change on a global scale. In the article Global Climate Change and Children’s Health it states that according to the World Health Organization “greater than 88% of exis…


Climate Change Policy: Cap and Trade & Carbon Tax

This paper looks at the current Federal and state laws regarding climate change’s policy, the financial cost of the status quo, as well as a few policy alternatives that are commonly suggested to improve this policy’s outcomes.  This is an issue that is important because if it continues to worsen, it will affect everyone that lives on this planet in a variety of different ways. One of these ways is that global temperatures will continue to rise as they have been in the past …


Politics and Climate Change

When referring to climate change, this means the immense changes in (global) temperature and other shifts in climate over large periods of time. As humans we have realized that climate change has been happening for over hundreds of years. Many people try to deny the existence of climate change and many people who try to deny humans being the reason of climate change. For centuries the levels of carbon dioxide had been somewhat steady and never surpassed a certain amount. But currently the ca…


Air Pollution in San Joaquin Valley

Air quality in the San Joaquin Valley is very poor. The San Joaquin Valley is 27,000 miles long and consists of 62 different cities throughout California. Including, the following counties: Fresno, Merced, Tulare, Kings, Madera, Stanislaus, Kern, and San Joaquin. The San Joaquin Valley contributes to a majority of California’s agricultural production (Dhaliwal, 2014). However, according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the San Joaquin Valley’s air quality is very poo…


The Air Pollution in California

Although the population density, industry, and the wildfires are the main causes of air pollution in California, simple things that everyone can do such as recycling, commuting by public transportation would cut significantly the amount of greenhouse gas emissions When thinking about California most of the people think of Hollywood, attractions, infrastructure and entertainments. All of the buildings and the roads build sparked the way to the economic development. The industrial revolution a…


Importance of the Issue of Air Pollution

Work had been underway for a decade or more to improve air quality in Canada. However, as scientific evidence demonstrates that more and quicker action is necessary, the ten-year Clean Air Agenda was developed and launched in May 2000. It focuses on five key areas: reducing major industrial emissions; reducing transboundary emission; reducing transportation sector emission; advancing the science; and, engaging the public. Additional areas of air-related work not included in t…