Global warming

KARTHIK KUMAR K R
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— Global warming is mainly caused by greenhouse effect. which is an alarming issue. — Earth's mean surface temperature has increased by about 0. KARTHIK KUMAR K R .8 °C over the past century.What is global warming? — Global warming is the rise in the average temperature of Earth's atmosphere and oceans.

►This effect maintains the weather and climate of earth. it cannot cross the atmosphere – heat remains which maintains the temperature. ►This is similar to the warming of car interior because of sunlight when the windows are up. ►After reflecting. — Then where is the issue? — The issue lies in the human activities which add up to this heat which creates the abnormalities.What causes global warming? — Green house effect: ►Earth gets energy from sun. KARTHIK KUMAR K R .

— The human activities which cause global warming are: ►Release of excess of CO2 (Carbon Dioxide) in to the atmosphere by burning of fossil fuels ►Release of CFC (ChloroFluoroCarbon) from electronic appliances ►Release of Methane (CH4) from nitrogen based fertilizers ►Deforestation – lesser trees..Causes. more CO2 in the atmosphere KARTHIK KUMAR K R ..

►Reduction in drinking water level. ►Extinction of species. KARTHIK KUMAR K R . ►Change in climate. Skin cancer etc. ►Increased health issues – Asthma.Effects of global warming — The adverse effect: ►Melting of glaciers – increase in sea level.

►Banned the use of CFCs in Electronic appliances. ►Encouragement to harness reusable energy ► Solar power ► Wind power KARTHIK KUMAR K R . — The steps taken globally are: ►Establishment of emission standards for vehicles Euro I to IV ► BS 1 to 4 ► ►Encourage the use of electric vehicles.What is being done to mitigate global warming? — Global warming is a problem of the world which has to be tackled by all.

►Use compact fluorescent bulbs.What can WE do to mitigate global warming? ►Turn off your computer or the TV when you’re not using it ►Walk more use vehicles less. ►Plant tree. ►Maintain ACs and refrigerators. KARTHIK KUMAR K R . ►Use solar water heater instead of electrical water heater ►Design the room well – airy and bright to avoid use of artificial lights and cooling system ►Turn off the lights when you leave a room. ►Use more of energy efficient products.

but a challenge to rise to. we will be helping to keep global warming from harming our countries THANK YOU Global warming is not a conqueror to kneel before . A challenge we must rise to.If each one of us does our bit. .Joe Lieberman KARTHIK KUMAR K R .

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