The Effects Of Global Warming On The World Essay

1406 Words Feb 4th, 2016 6 Pages
Last year was the hottest year ever recorded in history! The earth’s temperature is getting warmer. We are experiencing many unprecedented storms, landscape transformations, etc. These modifications in our weather patterns must concern us. We must consider this a catastrophic issue. Dangerous heat waves, severe droughts, rising sea levels indicate our need to be cautious. Our world is getting hotter and more unpredictable as the climate affects it. First, we notice the rising temperatures of our earth. The average temperature of Earth has risen between 0.4 and 0.8 degrees Celsius over the past hundred years. It might seem as a small incline, but this miniscule change has led to great transformations. The melting glaciers are raising the sea level. Scientific research indicates sea levels worldwide have been rising at a rate of 0.14 inches per year. This trend, linked to global warming, puts thousands of coastal cities, such as Venice, Italy, and even whole islands at risk of being drowned by the ocean. As the Arctic melts, archaeologists discover long lost ships. Recently, two whaling ships had been discovered in the Alaskan arctic. This unexpected finding acts as an example of global warming, without which it was impossible to be seen by archaeologists. Scientifically as well as visually, we can see the earth getting hotter. We are having warmer winters. In parts of the United States and Canada, this winter has been remarkably mild some have dubbed it "the year without…

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