Causes of Climate Change

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  • Created on: 18-01-14 13:13
Climate Change
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State how all of the following can cause climate change:
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Power of the Sun
Has various hotspots ; It's our heat source
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Enhanced Global Warming
Long wave heat radiation is reflected back to the earth by greenhouse gases ; Human activities produce more greenhouse gases (e.g. CO2)
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Volcanic Activity
Ash clouds cover the sun, blocking it out ; Can spread globally
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Variations in the Earth's Orbit
Subtle variations in the Earth's orbit
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Changes in Earth's Tilt
Slight changes in the earth's tilt towards the Sun causes changes in temperature
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Changing Pattern of Ocean Currents
Ocean currents of water are moving the heat around the world
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State how all of the following can cause climate change:

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Power of the Sun

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Enhanced Global Warming

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Volcanic Activity

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