Global Warming

Global warming articles for students
Global warming articles for students
Trinity Lake in northern California, one of the state s largest water reservoirs, was at 30 percent capacity in August. This photo shows the lake in February. Credit: California Water Science Center California s severe and ongoing drought is just a taste of the dry years to come, thanks to global warming…
Global warming situation
Global warming situation
There are many causes of the European refugee crisis, but one thing is certain despite headlines to the contrary: Climate change is not the dominant factor. The refugees fleeing war torn nations like Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and Libya, as well as those seeking economic opportunities lacking in Africa…
Global warming Is Occurring
Global warming Is Occurring
What the science says Select a level Basic Intermediate Empirical measurements of the Earth s heat content show the planet is still accumulating heat and global warming is still happening. Surface temperatures can show short-term cooling when heat is exchanged between the atmosphere and the ocean, which…
Global warming temperature Changes
Global warming temperature Changes
Despite reports of a global warming hiatus,a new study shows that the number of areas being affected by extreme heat are on the rise and that the hottest temperatures on the planet are also increasing. The idea of a hiatus comes from reports of recent slowing in the rise of the globe’s average temperature…
Scientific facts on global warming
Scientific facts on global warming
Has burning natural gas instead of coal helped the U.S. economy decarbonize? It s complicated By David Biello | August 3, 2015 Is natural gas enough to combat climate change? A drop in U.S. carbon dioxide pollution in recent years stems from burning natural gas instead of coal. Or does it? Given that…
American global warming
American global warming
| Imagine if the world s two largest polluters unilaterally decide to cut emissions of carbon dioxide, the ubiquitous gas responsible for the bulk of global warming. At the same time, a major developing country admits that future growth will have to be balanced with CO2 pollution limits. Meanwhile, an…
Effects of global warming in the world
Effects of global warming in the world
Warning signs today: The number of category 4 and 5 storms has greatly increased over the past 35 years, along with ocean temperature. Hurricane Katrina of August 2005 was the costliest and one of the deadliest hurricanes in U.S. history and caused economic losses in the order of $125 billion. Drought…
Global warming is natural articles
Global warming is natural articles
Global warming is a natural event and the effects are not all bad, two respected researchers claimed yesterday. Authors Dennis Avery and Fred Singer looked at the work of more than 500 scientists and argue that these experts are doubtful the phenomenon is caused by man-made greenhouse gases. Climate…
Positive of global warming
Positive of global warming
Owen Paterson s comments came after the IPCC found that within two or three decades the world will face nearly inevitable warming of more than 2 degrees. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA The cabinet minister responsible for fighting the effects of climate change claimed there would be advantages to an…