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Can you name the Climate Term?

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Process that releases CO2 into the atmosphere
Enhancement of natural greenhouse effect due to increased greenhouse gas emissions caused by human activity.
Transfer of thermal energy through direct contact between the particles of a substance without moving the particles.
Absorption of thermal energy by the atmosphere maintain Earth at an average temperature suitable for life.
Emission of energy as waves
Relatively thin layer of Earth that has conditions suitable for supporting life.
Transfer of thermal energy by moving particles
Sequence of events that cycles back to one of the earlier events in the sequence and enhances the outcome.
Percent of incoming solar radiation reflected by a surface.
Large geographical region with a defined climate
Difference between the amount of incoming radiation and amount of outgoing radiation
Process that takes CO2 from the atmosphere and stores it.
Amount of solar energy recieved by a region of Earth.
Hydrocarbons formed underground as organic matter was compressed over millions of years.
Contribution of money to a carbon sink to compensate for an individual/compay's GHG emissions
Total amount of greenhouse gas emissions casued directly and indirectly by an individual/company.

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Created Jun 18, 2012ReportNominate
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