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  • Global Warming And The Greenhouse Effect
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    Future Of The Greenhouse Effect Eddie Ferguson In my research of the future of the greenhouse effect, I have found out that the outlook of the earth is pretty bad. Every year every country in the world puts out more and more toxins into the air. The major toxins that are put into the air are carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, and chlorofluorocarbons. These toxins are put into the air from cars, factories, and the burning of fossil fuels, such as coal, and oil. Some scientists believe that t...
  • 1998 Global Warming Global Warming
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    English 101 October 31, 1998 Global Warming Global Warming is an important ecological issue because it has several negative effects upon our environment. Global Warming, or what has been called the Greenhouse effect, is the result of a fourfold ecological process. 1-Sunlight radiates from the sun, through space, to Earth's atmosphere. 2- The sunlight enters the atmosphere and hits Earth. Some of it turns into heat energy in the form of infrared light. The heat gets absorbed by surrounding air an...
  • Ocean Waters Rise
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    Global Warming Human kind has entered a brand new relationship with the earth. The constant and increasing pressures we are exerting threaten our planets ability to sustain life itself. Change-in the way we think, and in the way we live-is needed now. Global warming is the most urgent environmental problem the world will face in the next decade and the next century. Few, if any, trends are more important to our future than climate change caused by human activities. Scientist around the world are...
  • Carbon Dioxide Into The Earth's Atmosphere
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    November Fourth two thousand and one Environmental Science Governor's School of Global Economics and Technology Global Warming Global warming is the earth's average ground temperatures. The main cause of global warming is the burning of fossil fuels. These fossil fuels release carbon dioxide into the earth's atmosphere. Also other substances known as greenhouse gases are released into the earth's atmosphere. The earth becomes a better insulator, as these gases become more affluent preserving mor...
  • Warming Of The Earth
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    Green housing the Wrong Way By Andy & Luke Exactly what is the 'Greenhouse Effect?' The 'Greenhouse Effect' is the common name given to global warming. The effect is named so due to its similarities to the function of a greenhouse. Heat from the sun is allowed into our atmosphere, and then bounces off of the Earth and heads back out to space. But now that we have a wall of Carbon Dioxide, Methane, Nitrous Oxide, and CFC's, the sun's heat rays bounce back towards the Earth. The continuous burning...
  • Earth's Atmosphere
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    Greenhouse Effect: Is it Getting Warmer By definition, the greenhouse effect is a term for the role the atmosphere plays in insulating and warming the earth's surface. In modern society, this is the term for something better known as global warming. The earth's climate is predicted to change drastically in the next century due to human activity. As the population of the world increases, so does the amount of greenhouse gasses produced. These include mainly carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous ox...
  • Effect Of Global Warming
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    The environmental problem that must be considered as the biggest, is the Global Warming. Temperature is slowly increasing all over the world. To understand this better it is also important to explain the greenhouse effect. The greenhouse effect in a summary: Sunlight radiates from the sun, through space, to earth's atmosphere. The sunlight enters the atmosphere and hits the earth. Some of it turns to heat energy in the form of infrared light. The heat absorbs by surrounding air and land, which, ...
  • Carbon Dioxide And Other Greenhouse Gas
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    Jae seung Shim Essay Global Warming What is global warming and how does it affect the earth and it people. Global warming is sometime said as the greenhouse effect. The greenhouse effect is the absorb of energy from the Earth surface by carbon dioxide and other gas in the atmosphere, cause the atmosphere to become warmer. The greenhouse effect is what causing the temperature on the earth to rise and creating many problem. For the last 10,000 year the Earth climate has been good for people. Today...
  • Steps To Prevention
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    Many may not know of it, but global warming is the second most threatening thing to humans. Without realizing it, each day all of you will contribute to global warming. Weather it be from the morning when you put hairspray in your hair, or that little gum wrapper you throw on the ground because you have no pockets. These things sound minor and each of you thinks that little things such as them can't harm the environment, but you all are terribly mistaken. Global warming by definition is the incr...
  • Horrible The Effects Of Water Pollution
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    "The fate of our planet will be determined in the next few decades, through our technological, lifestyle, and population choices". by Bill McKibben The Earth has provided for and nourished us for millions of years. Yet, with the destruction of the environment from our consumption and industry, we are not only endangering ourselves, but the future of our posterity. The environment must be protected - for ourselves, for our children. One generation passes away, and another generation comes; but th...
  • Florida's Projected Global Warming
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    Global temperatures on the Earth's surface have increased by 1.1 degrees Fahrenheit during the last century, faster than any time in the last 1000 years (Rauber 41). Consequently, the 1990's was the warmest decade in the last 1000 years ("Global Warming"). As humans emit fossil fuels, greenhouse gasses slowly warm the Earth's atmosphere ("EPA Global... ". ). This gradual process is known as global warming. As glaciers begin to melt, sea levels rise and coastal areas in Florida may suffer immense...
  • Greenhouse Gases
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    Global warming is a "heated" topic in modern society. It is a constant struggle to stop the unstoppable. Climate change has always happened, is happening, and will persist to happen until the end of the earth. The constant flux is due to the earth's irregular motion around the sun. Fortunately for the rest of you, I have devised the plan of action that we have all been waiting for. That's right, a plan to stop global warming. The amount of greenhouse gases going into the atmosphere is astounding...
  • Global Warming
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    Global Warming Global Warming, aside from pollution is one of scientists biggest concerns. Global Warming is caused by the Greenhouse effect. There are 4 steps in the Greenhouse effect. 1-Sunlight radiates from the sun, through space, to Earth's atmosphere. 2- The sunlight enters the atmosphere and hits Earth. Some of it turns into heat energy in the form of infrared light. The heat gets absorbed by surrounding air and land, which in turn makes it warm. 3- Infrared rays, that are remitted into t...

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