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Atmosphere

The layer of gases surrounding a planet


Atmosphere

Atmosphere

What is it? An atmosphere is a layer of gases surrounding a planet. Benefits The atmosp..

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Air Composition

Air Composition

CO2 is only a small portion of the air, but it has a huge impact on the global climate system. ..

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Greenhouse Effect

Greenhouse Effect

Blanketing effect The process of trapping the Sun's energy in the atmosphere More c..

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GHG List

GHG List

GHG List Water Vapor H2O Carbon Dioxide CO2 Methane CH4 Nitrous oxide ..

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Weather

Weather

Study and short-term forecast of atmospheric phenomena (sunshine, temperature, humidity). Preventi..

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Climate

Climate

Analysis of the atmosphere’s long-term average meteorological conditions. Study of the greenhouse e..

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Extreme Weather

Extreme Weather

The frequency and strength of cyclones, flooding and droughts is increasing More coming s..

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Carbon dioxide levels

Carbon dioxide levels

CO2 levels have not been this high for 800 000 years Carbon dioxide or CO2 is a powerful gree..

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Renewable Energies

Renewable Energies

Generating electricity without releasing CO2 or other grenhouse gases into the atmosphere ..

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Decarbonisation

Decarbonisation

Working towards net zero carbon by 2050 Decarbonisation refers to the removal of carbon dioxide..

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Climate Disruption

Climate Disruption

Earth's global climate system is changed by human activites See the current wind, weather..

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