20 Bizarre Ways Humans Are Permanently Changing The Planet

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We all like to think we're changing the world. The thing is, we as a species are literally doing that, every day. Human beings are changing our own planet in huge, quantifiable ways on a constant basis.

And no, we're not just talking about trash. We're talking about things like ...

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In 30 years, over half of China's rivers disappeared. Yellow River China's Beijing ridiculously fast industrialization and Zhengzhou population Lanzho

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New York City's layout has created genetically distinct rat populations. Researchers have divided them into Uptown and Downtown rats. The two groups a

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Unknowingly, humans have created a bubble around the Earth that helps to shield the planet from solar flares and other harmful radiation. VLF (Very Lo

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Some scientists consider the Earth to have entered a new geological epoch, the Anthropocene; an age where human activity causes more changes to the Ea

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PHARMACEUTICALS CONTAINED IN HUMAN URINE ARE CHANGING THE BEHAVIOR OF FISH. DRUGS SUCH AS BANTIDEPRESSANTS THAT REMAIN IN URINE AND ARE FLUSHED INTO T

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ANIMALS ARE TRYING TO AVOID HUMANS AND WE'RE CAUSING THEM TO BE MORE NOCTURNAL In areas populated by humans, multiple animal species- -carnivores and

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Human activity permanently shrank ACC 0 VACHY big fish. YAGHT GULF STREAM GULESTREAM CRACKED COM A hanging board for a regular fishing tour's bigges

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The London Underground has its Own mosquito species GRAC SO distinct it can no longer interbreed with the above-ground mosquito. UCEMISD They don't hi

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There is a cape of debris covering Earth's orbit. The U.S. Space Surveillance Network and other organizations track roughly 750,000 pieces of space ju

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CRACKEDCON During the 9/11 attack, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration ordered 000 aircraft in the U.S airspace to land immediately. Flights were

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Human activity and interference on the Earth's surface, ranging from mining activities to shipwrecks, have led to the creation of over 200 new mineral

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Like moths to the light? Not anymore. A 2016 study discovered that city moths have started adapting to the prolonged exposure to artificial lights and

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Urban expansion is changing the weather! Research has shown that larger cities can alter the clouds and rain formation, making it rain more in urban a

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Humans having persisting effects on the environment is nothing new. Researchers recently found that the imprint of farming from our earliest agricultu

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The Suez Canal has opened the way for invasive fish from the Red Sea into the Mediterranean Sea. Hebron Gaza Gaza Sirip ficoo Port Said Beersheba ir A

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Thanks to humans, the Milky Way is invisible from much of the Earth's surface. Because of artificial lighting, the Milky Way is invisible to 80% of No

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WHILE FOX POPULATION IN THE UK IS STEADILY DECLINING, THE TREND IS REVERSED FOR URBAN FOXES. CITY COUNCIL BRISTOL TEL: 922 3838 They don't have to dea

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Bedbugs that feed on humans have CRA armored upo Scientists found that bedbugs that feed on humans have developed thicker exoskeletons. It is believ

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The widespread use of plastic has led to a new type of stone: Plastiglomerate. Plastiglomerates are created when melted plastic is bound with natural

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Peeing in the ocean is helping marine life! Research has found that a chemical found in people's urine reacts with the ocean water to produce ammonium