Essay Article Analysis On Climate Change

831 Words Apr 23rd, 2015 4 Pages
I read the article about climate change and I have to agree with the points and concerns the article states about average surface temperatures, unpredictable climate and severe weather affecting our health, agriculture, and more. Carbon dioxide, emissions and deforestation, reforestation, urbanization, desertification, etc. are affecting our climate. The combination of these things have a negative effect on the atmosphere and there is little evidence to support the idea that the human race could adapt to rapidly changing temperatures. Scientist have warned us that our activity is hurdling our planet toward the process of extinction. “A review of more than 4,000 scientific papers published between 1991 and 2011 finds that more than 97 percent of them say human actions are changing Earth’s climate.” ("CLIMATE CHANGE") However, when someone mentions the indication of our climate changing, many people completely avoid discussing the issue.
Climate change results from many natural factors as well which include changes in the sun 's intensity, changes in the Earth 's orbit around the sun, and natural processes. There are many processes that are a concern to our scientist such as the changes that take place in such areas as ocean movement. When combined together all these forces have caused the concentrations of heat-trapping "greenhouse gases". These gases are also known to prevent heat from escaping to space. A whole thing resembles somewhat like the glass panels of a…

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