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Co2 Emissions


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Co2 Emissions

  1. 1. Carbon Dioxide Emissions v.s. Our Planet By: Gene, Diksha, Sridivya, Tommy
  2. 2. Earth Day <ul><li>First Earth Day held on April 1970 in U.S. </li></ul><ul><li>Founded by Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin </li></ul><ul><li>Earth Day is about global warming prevention and awareness </li></ul><ul><li>Now a global celebration </li></ul>
  3. 3. Carbon Dioxide (CO2) <ul><li>Given off when life forms breathe </li></ul><ul><li>Involved in photosynthesis </li></ul><ul><li>Shelters Earth from coldness of space </li></ul>
  4. 4. CO2 emissions causing global warming <ul><li>CO2 emissions from burning fossil fuels (oil coal and gas), greenhouse effect gets stronger resulting in…… </li></ul><ul><li>Climbing temperatures </li></ul><ul><li>Rising water levels </li></ul><ul><li>Endangered species because of climate change </li></ul>
  5. 5. How can we prevent this? <ul><li>Turn off lights to stop CO2 emissions </li></ul><ul><li>Recycling plastic and paper saves energy </li></ul><ul><li>Spread green; plant trees </li></ul>