Greenhouse Gases And Its Impact On The Climate

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Greenhouse Gases and its impact on the Climate
All over the world scientist have witnessed a serious of bizarre events occur. From the vanishing of coral reefs in the tropics to melting ice caps in the polar hemispheres. These are all sure signs of some of the strange phenomenon’s that are accompanied by climate change. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, Climate change is referred to as, “A significant change in the climate that lasts for extended periods over time.” These changes include; an increase or decrease in Earths temperatures or an alter in wind patterns. These changes may occur over several decades and in some cases even century’s. (EPA)
Humanity has contributed greatly to Earths climate. Since the beginning of the Industrial Revolutions, our atmosphere has been impacted with large amounts of greenhouse gases. Human activities such as; using automobiles, burning fossil fuels (oil, gas and coal), and farming livestock have pumped large amounts of carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide and methane into our ozone. The choices we make today have a dangerous domino effect on many of Earth’s biomes and species. For example, burning fossil fuels can lead to rising temperatures, which melts the polar ice caps, causing earth’s sea levels to rise at an alarming rate, leaving many species to go endangered or extinct. Although we don’t always see these changes suddenly, future generations with be greatly affected. Those who leave near the coastal regions will have to
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