Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Greenhouse gas-caused warming felt in just months

The heat generated by burning a fossil fuel is surpassed within a few months by the warming caused by the release of its carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, a new study says. The release of CO2 into the atmosphere contributes to the trapping of heat that would otherwise be emitted into outer space.

from Geochemistry News -- ScienceDaily http://ift.tt/1BJQtOj

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