Heat energy comes to the Earth as sunlight and leaves in the form of infrared radiation, but greenhouses gases trap some of the radiation before it can escape the atmosphere again,...
Climate change, more commonly known as
is caused by the emission of heat trapping gases produced by vehicles, power plants, industrial processes and deforestation...
Human activities, primarily the burning of fossil fuels and clearing of forests, have
intensified the natural greenhouse effect, causing global warming.
Causes of greenhouse effect: The greenhouse effect is nothing but a naturally
occurring process designed by nature that aids in heating earth's surface and ...
What is the Greenhouse Effect
While the greenhouse effect
is the underlying cause
of global warming, it is also essential to life on Earth.
Learn more about this fascinating phenomenon and why it is creating controversy in the scientific community. More »
The man-made (or anthropogenic) component of the greenhouse effect is caused
by man's activities that emit greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. The most ...
Vital Signs of the Planet: Global Climate Change and Global Warming. What is
the “greenhouse effect”? What is causing it? Are humans to blame? What does ...
Nov 4, 2015 ... Earth's temperature is a balancing act; The Greenhouse Effect causes the
atmosphere to retain heat. Changes in the sun's energy affect how ...
Dec 12, 2015 ... The largest source of greenhouse gas emissions from human activities in the
United States is from burning fossil fuels for electricity, heat, and ...
Increases in the amount of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the
Earth's ... This extra heat is causing global warming as well as affecting the