All of us contribute to the greenhouse gas emissions that are causing climate change. But there are ways we can reduce them. How we travel, what we eat, what we consume, and what we discard are just some of the factors that contribute to our carbon footprint.
Louis S. Santiago, assistant professor of physiological ecology at UC Riverside, thinks we can all contribute to solving this global problem. In the latest installment of our “Earth 101” series, he explains how we can measure our impact on our climate.