Awareness Of The Threat Of Global Warming Essay

793 Words Mar 31st, 2016 4 Pages
Working Outline
Purpose: Informative Speech
Specific Purpose: Awareness of the threat of global warming
I. In the words of Leonardo DiCaprio after receiving his Oscar, “Climate change is real. It is happening right now. It is the most urgent threat facing our entire species, and we need to work collectively together and stop procrastinating.”
II. While many of us have heard about global warming, we do not view it significantly important as we all should. Global warming is defined as the increase in Earth’s average surface temperature and due to significant climate changes recorded by scientists taking place as of late and in years past, it is becoming a cause of concern.
III. The affects from global warming are hurting Earth in a negative way and it is mostly due to the release of greenhouse gases (GHGs) into the atmosphere by human-fueled activities. Therefore, it should be a cause of concern to all of us because it has significant effects on both natural environment and human life.
IV. Due to having done my research and using valid sources upon this topic I am aware of the threat of global warming and today I will be informing everyone the effects of concern that are causing it to become a major issue.
V. With that being said I’ll begin by discussing what is causing global warming to take place right before our eyes.
I. To put it bluntly, the cause of global warming is human activity, primarily the burning of fossil fuels like oil, coal, and natural…

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