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Study Finds Pace of Arctic Melting Increasing North of Scandinavia

Image credit:Jason Roberts, BBC-Cracked surface: The largest ice cap in the Eurasian Arctic – Austfonna in Svalbard.

A recent technical study reported that glaciers at the… 194 more words

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Venus -A Mysterious World

In The Radio Man, a 1924 science fiction by the American author Ralph Milne Farley,  a radio engineer, Myles Standish Cabot, invents a radio apparatus that teleports him to another world, Venus. 1,791 more words


Growing Worries Over Global Climate Change Threaten Major Highway Expansions


Some of the main contributors of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere from current society are cement making, paving the landscape and emissions from motor vehicle driving. 468 more words

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How AGW isn't happening in the real Earth system ...

Specifically how is the AGW mechanism for global surface warming supposed to work? How is the global “ocean heat content (OHC)” supposed to be increasing under a strengthening “radiative greenhouse effect (rGHE)”? 1,003 more words

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Our Common But Differentiated Responsibility Concerning Climate Change

Is it fair for ‘developing’ countries to pollute more than ‘developed’ countries?

The notion of ‘common but differentiated responsibility’ (CBDR) emerged as a pillar of environmental law to equitably delineate political responsibilities in regards to made-made climate change. 2,223 more words

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Swedish chemist S. Arrhenius was the first to speculate on the "greenhouse effect" in 1897

 According to Wikipedia …

Global warming is the observed increase in the average temperature of the Earth’s atmosphere and oceans in recent decades.
The Earth’s average near-surface atmospheric temperature rose 0.6 ± 0.2 degree Celsius (1.1 ± 0.4 degree Fahrenheit) in the 20th century [1]. 102 more words

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