Global Warming

Time Magazine global warming
Time Magazine global warming
GREENPEACE The photograph taken in 1928, above, shows how the Upsala Glacier, part of the South American Andes in Argentina, used to look. The ice on the Upsala Glacier today, shown in 2004 below, is retreating at least 180 ft. per year No one can say exactly what it looks like when a planet takes ill…
Should we be worried about global warming
Should we be worried about global warming
Photo Credit: Nigel Parry/CPi Syndication Henry Paulson Chicago, Illinois Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury; Co-Chair, Risky Business Project I’m deeply concerned that climate change is a brewing crisis—much like the financial crisis of 2008—that poses massive risk to our economy and the quality…
Why we have global warming?
Why we have global warming?
Editor’s Note: Last year was officially the hottest year on record, according to NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Yesterday, the American Meteorological Society delivered more bad news in a report on the state of climate in 2014. Greenhouse gases continued to climb, sea surface…
Global warming Issues articles
Global warming Issues articles
DISRUPTION This NASA map represents global temperature anomalies averaged from 2008 through 2012. Credit: NASA Goddard Scientific Visualization Studio Global warming is occurring at record levels and is due to increasing atmospheric greenhouse gases generated by human activities, according to several…
Global warming solar energy
Global warming solar energy
To what extent does the Sun s variability affect and/or cause global climate change? For decades, scientists have tried to understand the link between winds and temperature and the Sun and its cycles. There were tell-tale signs of a connection. For instance, the Little Ice Age recorded in Europe between…
Temperature Increase Due to global warming
Temperature Increase Due to global warming
DreamstimeIn his Earth Day proclamation last week, The Warning to Humanity,California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) declared: Increasing levels of gases in the atmosphere from human activities, including carbon dioxide released from fossil fuel burning and from deforestation, may alter climate on a global scale…
Evidence of Man made global warming
Evidence of Man made global warming
Climate by Jeff Spross CREDIT: AP Photo / Ronen Zilberman Rep. Dan Benishek (R-MI). The “I’m not a scientist” chorus has found a dissenter. In recent months, American politicians from House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) to Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) and U.S. Senate candidate Joni Ernst (R-IA) have…
What is the cause for global warming?
What is the cause for global warming?
Global warming is the current increase in temperature of the Earth s surface (both land and water) as well as it s atmosphere. Average temperatures around the world have risen by 0.75°C (1.4°F) over the last 100 years about two thirds of this increase has occurred since 1975. In the past, when the Earth…
Global warming is human caused
Global warming is human caused
Is Global Warming Human-Caused? The views of U.S. Senators vs. their constituents In January 2015, the U.S. Senate voted on an amendment sponsored by Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI) stating that: “it is the sense of Congress that — (1) climate change is real; and (2) human activity significantly contributes…