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Greenhouse Effect: A* understanding for IGCSE Biology 4.12 4.13 4.14

The Greenhouse Effect is the name given to the way in which the earth’s atmosphere acts to warm up the planet.  The earth and the moon gain almost exactly the same incident radiation from the sun and yet average temperature on the earth is stable at around 14 degrees Celsius.   277 more words

IGCSE Biology Posts

I spy...Poopy food?

From New Scientist 19th November 2016:

California biotech company Calysta has announced the first ever large-scale factory that uses microbes to turn natural gas – methane- into high-protein…

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I Spy

Scientists have long feared this ‘feedback’ to the climate system. Now they say it’s happening - Washington Post

GR:  The potential for runaway global warming is growing. This is an important article that we shouldn’t ignored. Of course, one might argue that when you are chained across the railroad tracks, you might as well ignore the approaching train. 274 more words

Climate Change

California Passes a New Climate Law to Regulate Cow Methane

Guest essay by Eric Worrall

Governor Jerry “Moonbeam” Brown has just signed a law to require dairy farmers to reduce bovine methane emissions.

California targets dairy cows to combat global warming…

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Debunking Large Scale Hydroelectric Dams


Directed by Todd Southgate and Tolga Temugle (2013)

Film Review

Damocracy is a documentary debunking the myth that large scale hydroelectric dams combat global warming by producing emission-free electric power. 186 more words


Worldwide Effects of Global Warming

Lynas, Mark modern complications partner: international Warming Shasta Gaughen Greenhaven Press Viewpoint Hardly every other realizes it, however the debate about local weather amendment is over. 1,894 more words

Carbon Dioxide