Global Warming

Environmental Consequences of global warming
Environmental Consequences of global warming
Which analyzes results from our national survey conducted in October 2014, finds that Americans are generally unaware of the potential health consequences of global warming. Key findings include: • Few Americans have thought much about the health consequences of global warming. Asked how often, if ever…
Global warming is real article
Global warming is real article
Global warming is unequivocal. Sea levels are creeping up at the fastest rate in 2, years. Concentrations of CO2 in the atmosphere have reached levels unprecedented in at least the last 800, years (or before modern humans evolved). Most importantly human influence on the climate system is clear…
Current News about global warming
Current News about global warming
For centuries, the oceans steadily cooled mostly due to large and frequent volcanic eruptions with some of the most frigid conditions occurring in what is known as the Little Ice Age. But that began to change in the 19th century, when humans started burning more fossil fuels and increasing greenhouse…
Facts about global warming effects
Facts about global warming effects
More from global warming: Global warming threatens our health, our economy, our natural resources, and our children’s future. It is clear we must act. – Eliot Spitzer 1. Myth: Global warming isn’t real: Fact: If you only look at one side of the coin without doing research, you’re left to your own personal…
What is happening with global warming?
What is happening with global warming?
There’s an old joke, maybe best known from Woody Allen film Annie Hall: “Two elderly women are at a Catskill mountain resort, and one of them says, ‘Boy, the food at this place is really terrible.’ The other one says, ‘Yeah, I know; and such small portions. ” I think about that when I see corporate media…
Importance of global warming
Importance of global warming
In our spring 2014 national survey, we asked Americans who are registered to vote how important 19 different issues will be to their vote in the 2014 Congressional election. Here we focus only on those who say an issue will be “very important” to their vote – the strongest possible response. Fewer than…
Biggest causes of global warming
Biggest causes of global warming
A more in-depth review of the top five causes of global warming with focus on the negative effects of each one. Global warming is a serious issue in our lives today. To better understand what it means for us and our world, we need to understand the causes and effects of global warming. First, let’s look…
Scientific facts against global warming
Scientific facts against global warming
How to respond to people who doubt the human impact on the climate Getty Images Dear EarthTalk: I keep meeting people who say that human-induced global warming is only theory, that just as many scientists doubt it as believe it. Can you settle the score? - J. Proctor, London, UK So-called “global warming…
Download global warming
Download global warming
Tropical forest trees, like all green plants, take in carbon dioxide and release oxygen during photosynthesis. Plants also carry out the opposite process, known as respiration, in which they emit carbon dioxide, generally in smaller amounts than taken in during photosynthesis. The remaining carbon is…