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Climate

The Atmosphere

What is the greenhouse effect

The greenhouse effect is a natural process of the atmosphere that traps some of the sun’s heat near the Earth. The problem with the greenhouse effect, however, is that it has been unnaturally increased, causing more heat to be trapped and the temperature on the planet to rise. The gasses that have caused the greenhouse effect were added to the atmosphere as a byproduct of human activities, especially combustion from automobiles.



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