Global Warming

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Is global warming only to blame

  • 11 of the world's 12 hottest years occured between 1995-2006
  • pH of oceans decreased due to increased CO2
  • Sea level rise due to thermal expansion
  • Glaciers melting and retreating. Greenland lost 240km3 in ice sheets in 2006
  • Arctic could be ice free by 2060
  • 1900-2000: 0.74C temperature rise

Natural drivers of climate change:

  • Astronomical forcing…


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