Essay On Global Warming And Global Warming

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We hear it so much that it feels like a buzzword. But it is far from it. Climate change is arguably the most critical and controversial topic of the 21st century. The words “climate change” and “global warming” are used interchangeably by people who lack the proper understanding to decipher between the two similar words. Global warming refers only to the Earth’s rising surface temperature, while climate change includes warming and the “side effects” of warming—like melting glaciers, heavier rainstorms, or more frequent drought. In layman's terms global warming is a symptom or a byproduct of a larger problem of human-caused climate change.

Climate change denier come in many forms. Some including the current president Donald J. Trump who argue that the entire situation is hoax fostered by delusional people. However, some do acknowledge that man-made carbon emission have contributed to the development of the warming, but not enough to justify their action and try to counter the impact. Donald Trump has repeatedly been saying that climate change and global warming is a hoax and believes that it is a “money making industry”.

Climate change as we know it today is characterized by an abrupt increase in the Earth’s temperature. It has estimated to have gotten 1.2 to 1.4 degrees fahrenheit warmer in just the last century. 10 of the last 13 years were the warmest on record.One of climate changes biggest victim is our oceans. The sea level has risen 6 to 8 inches over a span of 1

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