How Does the Atmosphere Protect the Earth?


The atmosphere protects the earth using the ozone layer. The latter is used to protect the earth from ultraviolet radiation and excesses of heat and cold. This is done by spreading the sun's heat equally around the Earth.
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Ultraviolet radiation (UV radiation) is energy created by the sun. UV radiation is harmful in large amounts and can cause sunburn, skin cancer and eye problems. The ozone layer is
Besides providing oxygen to breathe, the atmosphere protects us from. ultraviolet radiation. (thanks to the ozone layer) meteors and meteorites. (which burn up from the friction)
It acts as a huge blanket, keeping the Earth warmer than it would be
1] to save earth upper space / lower ...from. ultra violet rays........other wise. whole of water evporates. and human bodies ....burnt. 2]....keeps O2 ...other cycles ...for living
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