Global warming

Global warming is the rise in the average temperature of Earth's atmosphere and oceans since the late 19th century, and its projected continuation. Since the early 20th century, Earth's mean surface temperature has increased by about 0.8 °C , with about two-thirds of the increase occurring since 1980. Warming of the climate system is unequivocal, and scientists are more than 90% certain that it is primarily caused by increasing concentrations of greenhouse gases produced by human activities such as deforestation and the burning of fossil fuels. These findings are recognized by the national science academies of all major industrialized nations. Climate model projections are summarized in the 2007 Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). They indicate that during the 21st century the global surface temperature is likely to rise a further 1.1 to 2.9 °C for their lowest emissions scenario and 2.4 to 6.4 °C (4.3 to 11.5 ...
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Sunil Ks
Sunil Ks and 4 more commented on the discussion by Praful Datkhile
on Oct 23, 2014 , 12:00 am
Praful Datkhile - Is october heat highest this year
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Utpal Kumar Singh
Utpal Kumar Singh and commented on the blog by Utkantha Srivastava
on Oct 10, 2014 , 04:10 pm
Utkantha Srivastava - Global Warming...a stupid topic for discussion?
After a long time, I found a topic that just pushed me to create a blog about it. Every person in our country, who owns a television, must have seen an ad for popular brand face wash, in which the actress/model says the biggest concern of her's as well all teenager's life is not global warming, poverty, parents and all but pimples. PIMPLES!I know people are ignorant and like to live in their comfort zone without giving a thought about what is actually going on the climate front. This year Delhi more »
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Utpal Kumar Singh
Utpal Kumar Singh reposted the blog by Utkantha Srivastava
on Oct 10, 2014 , 04:10 pm
Utkantha Srivastava - Global Warming...a stupid topic for discussion?
After a long time, I found a topic that just pushed me to create a blog about it. Every person in our country, who owns a television, must have seen an ad for popular brand face wash, in which the actress/model says the biggest concern of her's as well all teenager's life is not global warming, poverty, parents and all but pimples. PIMPLES!I know people are ignorant and like to live in their comfort zone without giving a thought about what is actually going on the climate front. This year Delhi more »
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Meet Patel
Meet Patel and commented on the blog by Antonio Barbosa
on Oct 02, 2014 , 03:04 pm
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