Climate Change Is A Major Problem Essay

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Hassaan Haque
Apps of Comp
20 November2014
Climate Change
Climate change is a major problem that is affecting the world we live in today. It is causing animals to become extinct, glaciers to melt, abnormal seasonal changes, and more. One factor that plays into climate change is greenhouse gases. The main greenhouse gases are carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide. The role of greenhouse gasses is to keep the earth from becoming too cold for life. Greenhouse gases, which keep the earth from being inhabitable, have dangerously increased due to humans causing a global climate change.
First of all, for anyone that does not know what climate change is, it is a change in the world’s climate. A lot of people think weather and climate is the same thing but it is not. The difference between weather and climate is a measure of time. Weather is what conditions of the atmosphere are over a short period of time. Climate is what the conditions are over relatively long periods of time. My belief of the issue is that climate change is man-made. The term climate means that there is weather that is prevailing over an area for a long period of time. Greenhouse gases
Changes in the greenhouse effect, human activities, and deforestation have all contributed into causing the climate to change. Greenhouse gasses are natural things that make the world warm, however, the amount of gases trapped in the atmosphere have considerably increased, as much as 1.3 degrees worldwide. Humans…

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