Essay about Carbon Is A Good Thing For The Environment

1040 Words Apr 4th, 2016 null Page
Imagine yourself in a world where your children are starving in your household. The breathless actions that you, as a parent, would do in order to prevent that child from starving would be meaningless. How? Well, for obvious reasons, there isn’t any food in neither your pantry nor the local grocery store. Not even in Walmart. You’re completely out of supplies, and find yourself useless as a parent. Your children are still grasping onto you for food and you have nothing. Is that the world you want to live in? If yes, then you have rendered yourself to be either a psycho or not a parent. It’s really fine whatever you describe yourself as. If no, then I suggest that you look carefully for the next few paragraphs that I am about to address. Since the Industrial Revolution, we, as human beings, have placed billions upon billions of tons of carbon into the air. You might’ve learned in high school science class that carbon is a good thing for the environment. That’s very true, but not everything can be good if there’s too much of it. What if I put 10,000 grams of sugar into your soft drink? Would you drink it? Obviously, that’s way more than enough. You would probably be dead by the time you’ve sipped one-fourth of a cup. Now, imagine that situation in our atmosphere. What are those carbon atoms really doing up there? For one thing, they sure aren’t being all sunshine happy with so many of them being packed together, like sitting in between two big guys on a school bus seat.…

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