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World leaders will address the problem of global warming.
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The study found that periods of global warming, resulting in meltwater from Arctic sea ice, glaciers and ice sheets, disrupt the system with an influx of fresh water.
Last year, nearly 20 students took a one-week trip to New Orleans to study the effects of global warming and environmental policies that directly affected the local community.
Image: Harper Voyager Set in the world 2072, the Earth has had a rough time: rampant global warming and an event known as the Thermal Maximum ruined the atmosphere, kicking off mass dislocation, famine, and warfare.
Robert Kopp, Rutgers climate scientist (CBS News) The report cited a climate scientist who said global sea levels were stable for thousands of years until coal, oil, and natural gases created global warming effects.
The critics are loud, but weather experts still say sub-freezing temperatures do not discredit global warming theories.
Deforestation, the destruction of wetlands and other forms of land conversion can release massive amounts of carbon into the atmosphere, which may worsen global warming.
Spectators hoping for a showdown between climate science champions and people denying humans are causing global warming were disappointed.
Last year, Trump announced plans to pull the U.S. out of the global agreement, which is intended to combat global warming by cutting greenhouse gas emissions.
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GLOBAL WARMING Defined for English Language Learners
: the recent increase in the world's temperature that is believed to be caused by the increase of certain gases (such as carbon dioxide) in the atmosphere
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