About Climate Change

Facts about global warming and climate change
Facts about global warming and climate change
Global warming is the increase of earth’s average surface temperature due to the effect of greenhouse gases. These greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide and methane absorb heat that would otherwise escape from earth. Global warming has emerged has one of the most biggest environmental issue in the…
About climate change
About climate change
President Barack Obama participates in a Twitter Q&A at the National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida, May 28, 2015. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) The President just wrapped up on Twitter - but the conversation doesn t end here: — President Obama (@POTUS) Ahead of the hurricane…
Info about climate change
Info about climate change
According to the third U.S. National Climate Assessment, “Global climate is changing and this is apparent across the United States in a wide range of observations. The global warming of the past 50 years is primarily due to human activities, predominantly the burning of fossil fuels.” Mandated at least…
What we Know about climate change?
What we Know about climate change?
Kerry Emanuel James West/Climate Desk At this point, climate change is so politicized that it s difficult for the general public to sort out what scientists really know—and don t know—about it. Penned by Kerry Emanuel, an atmospheric sciences professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, this…
Pictures about climate change
Pictures about climate change
By Brian Kahn and Andrea Thompson But the report is also chock full of illustrative tables and diagrams that make the effects of global warming clear at a glance (and some not so much). After all, it’s one thing to read a description of the rise in flood risk expected to occur along the world’s coasts…
Issues about climate change
Issues about climate change
It was the afternoon of Saturday, April 24th, 2004, and as usual it was a breathtakingly hot day in the Northern Arabian Gulf—easily over 90 degrees. I was standing watch in the Combat Information Center onboard the USS BULKELEY (DDG-84), a U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer, and we were steaming south…
Summary about climate change
Summary about climate change
I commented that I’d like to understand the actual impacts of anthropogenic climate change better than I currently do. It’s one thing to understand that if we continue to increase our emissions, we’ll continue to warm, sea level will rise, polar ice will melt, and the hydrological cycle will intensify;…
About climate
About climate
Jeremy Clark and Charlie Abrams are worried about climate change. The two fifth graders at Duniway Elementary School created the “Two Green Leaves” blog earlier this year to write about climate change from “the affected generation.” As they put it on the website: “We are aware of what climate change…
What is the truth about climate change?
What is the truth about climate change?
His name was Prof Bob Carter, a retired geologist speaking on behalf of the jocularly named “Non-governmental International Panel on Climate Change” (NIPCC), a ragtag band of doubting Thomases partnered with the Heartland Institute, a free-market think-tank in Chicago whose previous campaigns included…