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Process of removing carbon dioxide gas from coal–burning power and industrial plants and storing it somewhere so that it is not released into the atmosphere, essentially forever.
Organic compounds made up of atoms of carbon, chlorine, and fluorine. Gaseous types of these can deplete the ozone layer when they slowly rise into the stratosphere and their chlor
Point at which an environmental problem reaches a threshold level where scientists fear it could cause irreversible climate disruption.
Measure of the average speed of motion of the atoms, ions, or molecules in a substance or combination of substances at a given moment.
Used as a refrigerant in refrigerators and air conditioners and in making plastics such as Styrofoam. An example of a CFC.
A natural process that warms the earth’s lower atmosphere and surface and thus affects the earth’s climate. Occurs when some of the solar energy absorbed by the earth radiates
About 1% of earth’s lower atmosphere is composed of these which are primarily water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, and nitrous oxide.
This occurs when evaporation from increased temperatures greatly exceeds precipitation for a prolonged period.

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