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Longer video: What is Climate Change? with extra detail (12:53)
This video covers four questions: What is climate change? What is causing it? Where is it happening? Why does it matter?
What is climate change?
What is causing it?
Where is it happening?
Why does it matter?
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Planets and the atmosphere
How Green House Gases affect global warming, how long they live and how strong their effect is:
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0921344918301551 (atmospheric lifetime of some CFC)
Carbon Dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere:
https://serc.carleton.edu/details/files/34271.html (Vostock ice core of CO2 concentrations data for the last 400,000 years)
https://ourworldindata.org/co2-emissions (CO2 emissions since 1750 by country)
Annual household waste (UK)
Global temperatures since 1850
IPCC report from August 2021:
https://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar6/wg1/downloads/report/IPCC_AR6_WGI_Headline_Statements.pdf (IPCC report headline statements)
Climate tipping points, vicious-circle, downward-spiral events:
#solar #heatwave #energy #climateaction #climate #renewables #netzero #RacetoZero #renewableenergy #solarpower #actonclimate #climatejustice #cop26 #ClimateEmergency #globalwarming
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Cost of the action:
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