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Global Warming: Causes, Effects and Solutions

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Global warming has become the most talked-about environmental issue today. Governments, corporatons, and individuals around the world are debating the reality of global warming, and working on solutions. What exactly is global warming? Why does it threaten the environment and life on this planet? Why do some people claim global warming is a hoax? And what are people doing to reduce global warming around the world? Get answers to your global warming questions here.
  1. What is Global Warming?
  2. Global Warming and the Weather
  3. How Does Global Warming Affect Our Health?
  4. How Does Global Warming Affect Our Natural Resources?
  5. What Are the Media Saying About Global Warming?

What is Global Warming?

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With all of the controversies and debate about global warming, it can be hard to sort out the facts. Start here for basic information about global warming: what is it, what causes it and why is global warming a problem?

Global Warming and the Weather

How does global warming affect the weather? Learn how global warming affects weather patterns around the world, and contributes to record-high temperatures, climate patterns like El Niño, flooding, drought, and weather disasters like hurricanes and tsunamis.

How Does Global Warming Affect Our Health?

We know that global warming affects the weather and the earth's natural resources, but how does global warming affect the health of people and animals around the world? Find out here.

How Does Global Warming Affect Our Natural Resources?

Some scientists believe that global warming is helping to destroy forests and other natural resources. Learn the effects that global warming has on natural resources.

What Are the Media Saying About Global Warming?

Much of what people learn about global warming comes from news sources like television, the Internet, newspapers, magazines, films and radio. Learn about important global warming news coverage.

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