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The Earth is home to a range of climates, from the scorching dunes of the Sahara to the freezing ridges of Antarctica. Given this diversity, why are climate scientists so alarmed about a worldwide temperature increase of just 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit?
The head of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said he does not believe that carbon dioxide is a main driver of climate change. That is wrong, and here's how the greenhouse gas is warming our planet, courtesy of humans.
When you compare possible natural causes (orbital, solar and volcanic activity) over the course of the last 100+ years, to manmade causes (aerosols, deforestation and greenhouses gases), the winner is clear.