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Global Warming

  1. 1. Global Warming By Danielle Zupka
  2. 2. About Global Warming <ul><li>Glaciers are melting, sea levels are rising wildlife is being destroyed </li></ul><ul><li>Humans have caused most of the past century's warming </li></ul><ul><li>Releasing heat-trapping gases as we live our daily life's </li></ul><ul><li>It is causing a set of changes to the Earth's climate to long-term weather patterns </li></ul>
  3. 3. Global Warming Video
  4. 4. Greenhouse Gases <ul><li>Warming that happens when certain gases in Earth's atmosphere trap heat </li></ul><ul><li>Gases let in light but keep heat from escaping </li></ul><ul><li>Swedish chemist Svante Arrhenius discovered that humans could increase the greenhouse effect by making carbon dioxide </li></ul>
  5. 5. What it is doing to the World. <ul><li>Changing the climate faster than some living things may be able to adapt </li></ul><ul><li>Greenland and Antarctica are starting to melt </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Going to raise the water level </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Weather can become more extreme </li></ul><ul><ul><li>major storms </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>more rain followed by longer and drier droughts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>changes in how plants and animals live </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Natural disasters caused by this <ul><li>The flooding in China </li></ul><ul><li>2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake </li></ul><ul><li>Hurricane Katrina </li></ul><ul><li>Haiti Earthquake </li></ul>
  7. 7. Wuhan, China
  8. 8. 2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake
  9. 9. Hurricane Katrina
  10. 10. Haiti Earthquake
  11. 12. How can this be prevented? <ul><li>We can be a little more eco-friendly </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use less harmful chemicals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recycle more </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Conserve gas and electricity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stop polluting the earth </li></ul></ul>
  12. 13. THE END

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