Global warming is caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. This increase is the result of human activity, such as the burning of coal to produce energy and the deforestat... More » Science Earth Science

To combat global warming, people must reduce their energy emissions and start using renewable energy resources instead of depleting fossil fuels. Global warming is a continual rise in the average temperature of the Earth... More »

Some of the most popular books on global warming include Al Gore’s seminal work, “An Inconvenient Truth: The Planetary Emergency of Global Warming and What We Can Do About It,” published in 2006 and “Global Warming,” by ... More » Art & Literature Literature Non-fiction

Global warming refers to the gradual increase in the temperature of the Earth's surface, atmosphere and oceans as a result of greenhouse gases. Carbon monoxide emissions created by deforestation and burning fossil fuels ... More »

Global pollution statistics indicate trends showing increased emissions of greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide, methane and fluorinated gases, as of 2015. These trends show global carbon emissions from fossil fuels h... More » Science Environmental Science Pollution

The National Wildlife Federation explains that global warming is thought to be caused by the greenhouse effect, which is the result of certain gases in the atmosphere trapping the heat of the sun and preventing it from r... More »

The gases that play a role in global warming include carbon dioxide, nitrous oxide, methane, chlorofluorocarbons and water vapor. These compounds are called greenhouse gases because their presence in the atmosphere can b... More » Science Environmental Science