Climate Change: The Causes And Consequences Of Global Warming

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One of the most important problems to this day is global warming. Global warming is the gradual warming of the Earth's surface and the lowest layers of the atmosphere caused by the greenhouse effect, which leads to global climate change. Climate has been changing since the Earth's past, but it is also considered that the current global warming is due to increased emissions of greenhouse gases. The last 100 years have seen the largest increases in temperature over the past 1300 years. People do not know how much they pollute the environment and what catastrophic consequences their actions could possibly bring. One the main consequences of global warming is the rising sea level, which can flood many coastal towns and villages, especially…show more content…
In the last 50 years, Alaska is missing thousands of cubic meters of ice, thus jeopardizing the lives of species and the ecosystem itself. While the temperature rise on Earth can affect the melting of ice at the poles and Greenland, it is not expected that it would raise sea levels. Sea levels will sharply rise due to the melting glaciers on Earth that have the potential to melt in a very short time. As a result of sea levels rising, many small islands in the oceans might simply disappear.
The increase in temperature could also cause the rain levels to change, which can affect the water levels in the
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Predictions that the sea levels in this century have retreated from 18 to 59 centimeters were, in fact, too optimistic said by Hans Joachim Schellnhuber hard and Jochem Marotzke with the Institute for Research on global warming in Potsdam. There is now more hot days expected which can cause a greater likelihood of drought, and fewer freezing days with intense precipitation events. Global warming will be felt most in the temperate latitudes and the poles while the minor changes will be seen in the tropics. Devastating meteorological phenomena will become even more devastating because of this. Hurricanes will be stronger, with the even higher precipitation and high winds. But scientists have no answer to the question as to what will happen with lightning storms and tornadoes; however, they are assumed to be more frequent and stronger. It is also expected to strengthen the Asian monsoon and stormy backflow, especially in the area of the North
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