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GLOBAL WARMING

Global warming is the increase in the average temperature of Earth's nearsurface, air and oceans
since the mid20th century and its projected continuation.

CAUSES OF GLOBAL WARMING.

The causes of global warming are divided into two groups namely

Natural causes
Manmade causes

MAN…

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Methane greenhouse gas is released from many areas of the globe and from animals like cattle as
well. Wetlands and tundra vegetation geography contribute to conditions that release this gas into the
atmosphere, where it becomes trapped and in its turn contributes to the increased…

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It has also led to the extinction of some animal species which cannot stand higher
temperature. Some are moving further north to cooler or higher areas according to the
temperatures they can leave in.
It has led to rise of sea levels. Sea level rising…

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There are various measures imposed to reduce global warming. These ways are unfair to the
developing countries in many ways. So in order to see how unfair they are to these countries I have
to put the measures put forward in consideration.

The measures put…

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