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Reducing global warming: what each individual can do.

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Reducing global warming: what each individual can do In the last few centuries, the earth's climate is predicted to change because human activities are altering the chemical composition of the atmosphere through the build up of Carbon dioxide, CFCs, methane and other gases, the heat-trapping in the earth's atmosphere which causes a gradual rise in the earth's temperature. What is more, temperature increases will have significant impacts on human activities: where we can live, what food we can grow and how or where we can grow them, and where organisms we consider pests can thrive. To be prepared for the effects of these potential impacts we need to know how much the earth is warming, for how long the earth has been warming, and the cause of the warming. ...read more.


Therefore, this problem will take everyone - governments, industry, communities and individuals working together to make a real difference. As a result, there are some ways you can help make the planet a better place. As follows: 1. Take personal action Everyone knows that cars are an important part of life for most people. However, vehicle also cause pollution and release a lot of greenhouse gases into the air. Fortunately, there are some cars that are better for the environment, which can travel longer on a smaller amount of gasoline. Using these kinds of cars can help reduce the amount of greenhouse gases in the air. In other words, people can ride together in one car instead of driving a number of cars to work; or you can save energy by sometimes taking either walking or taking public transport. ...read more.


3. Influence government action In fact, I will suggest you ask your government to promote energy efficiency, non-polluting transportation alternatives, such as the electric vehicle; and the development of clean, renewable sources of energy, such as solar and wind power etc. Alternatively, tell the government officials that you want them to move forwards the industry to protect the further health to the environment by reducing carbon emissions. Finally, global warming is so enormous that it is not possible now to say whether the next result will be. The only certainty is greenhouse gases are accumulating and the greenhouse effect is real. On the other hand, we can slow down the rate of atmospheric change by cutting back on the amount of greenhouse gases human pour in to the air. This will require a considerable change in our fuel consumption, industrial practices and lifestyles for the following day. 1 ...read more.

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