Global Warming And Its Effect On Society Essay

868 Words Oct 11th, 2016 4 Pages
A world academic has taken the world by storm. Many don’t believe in such phenomenon because of the possibility of such happening. This very phenomenon is known as global warming. What global warming is known for is the high rise of the average temperature from the past centuries. Earth is known for minor climate changes. For example, the season winter it gets colder compared to summer. How scientists determine past climates is by looking into the tree’s rings, ocean sediments, and etc. (Riebeek). Every phenomenon has their affects towards society along with their causes. We live in a world that is constantly changing for the good, but could have a negative side effect. Electricity and technology is currently running the world, but over powered factories needed for such energy is influencing the greenhouse gases, thus causing global warming. Factories are one of the main reason to the increase of carbon dioxide. Approximately 50 percent of the greenhouse gases are influenced by industry and electrical generating factories (Air pollution). What is creating this much carbon release? The main answer is the burning of fossil fuels. Fossil fuel is known as coal, natural gas or petroleum it is used to produce electricity. The burning of fossil fuel is the process of converting heat energy through combustion into mechanical energy, which then operates as a use of electricity. Mechanical energy is used throughout many household throughout the world, therefore making fossil fuel…

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