The Global Warming Survival Guide Can one person slow global warming? Actually, yes. Youalong with scientists, businesses and governmentscan create paths to cut carbon emissions. Here is our guide to some of the planet's best ideas. Share Tweet 52 of 51 View All More Stories Graphic: The Earth Friendly Home NASA / Corbis Are you wasting energy? There are ways you can alter your lifestyle to reduce your carbon footprint, the measure of carbon you produce.