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UQx DENIAL101x 3.3.2.1 Increasing greenhouse effect

UQx DENIAL101x 3.3.2.1 Increasing greenhouse effect

Today, we’re going to step back in time and look at history’s first ever global warming myth. It’s a myth about the greenhouse effect. In this day and age, we measure the greenhouse effect getting stronger by using modern instruments, aircraft and satellites. But in 1900, when this myth was born, scientists didn’t have these …

What Happens If The Polar Ice Caps Melt?

What Happens If The Polar Ice Caps Melt?

From its affect on the land, to its effect on all life on Earth, join us as we reveal to you what would happen if all the ice on the Earth melts. 10. Proves Global Warming Is Real Believe it or not, there are some people in the world right now that still don’t believe …

An introduction to climate change in 60 seconds

An introduction to climate change in 60 seconds

As the sun’s rays reach the Earth’s surface, some are absorbed and re-emitted as heat. Greenhouse gases such as water vapour and carbon dioxide absorb and re-radiate some of this heat. Increased amounts of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere mean more heat is trapped, warming the Earth. Human activities, especially the burning of fossil fuels, …