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Greenhouse gases trap heat and cause the atmosphere to warm; human actions increase greenhouse gas content in the atmosphere.

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    Greenhouse Effect

    Greenhouse Effect

    by CK-12 //basic
    Describes different greenhouse gases and how human actions impact the greenhouse effect.
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    Greenhouse Effect Quiz - MS ES

    Greenhouse Effect Quiz - MS ES

    by CK-12 //basic
    Reviews different greenhouse gases and how human actions impact the greenhouse effect.
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  • Real World Application
    No Snows of Kilimanjaro

    No Snows of Kilimanjaro

    by CK-12 //basic
    Mountain glaciers, including on Mount Kilimanjaro, are disappearing as the atmosphere warms.
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    Shrink Your Footprint

    Shrink Your Footprint

    by CK-12 //basic
    Reducing the amount of carbon you use is good for the future of our planet. Some engineers are doing their best to see that we all do this.
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  • Real World Application
    Ice Cores

    Ice Cores

    by CK-12 //basic
    Ice cores contain information about Earth's environment for the past 1.5 million years including temperature, geological activity and atmospheric composition.
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    Climate Changing

    Climate Changing

    by CK-12 //basic
    Learn some of the facts surrounding climate change: what causes it and what can help to reduce it.
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