What is driving climate change?

Jime Timpanaro
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What is driving climate change?
1 Drivers
1.1 Solar Imput
1.1.1 Heats the upper atmosphere
1.1.1.1 1/3 returns to space
1.2 Atmosphere
1.2.1 Absorb heat energy
1.2.1.1 Re-radiates a portion back to Earth
1.3 Oceans
1.3.1 Covers 70% of the Earth's surface.
1.3.2 Provide water vapor in the air
1.3.3 Store and transport heat
1.4 Water cycle
1.4.1 Higher temperatures increase
1.4.1.1 Ice melting
1.4.1.1.1 More amount of greenhouse gases
1.4.1.1.1.1
1.4.1.2 Water evaporation
1.5 Clouds
1.5.1 Reflect solar energy
1.5.2 Warm earth
1.6 Ice and snow
1.6.1 Reflect sunlight back to space
1.6.2 Cool the planet
1.7 Landsurface
1.7.1 Radiates upward heat
1.7.2 Topography influences on climate
1.8 Human influences
1.8.1 Increase greenhouse gases
1.9 Effects
1.9.1 Increase global warming
1.9.2 Alteration of climate patterns
1.9.3 Changes in farming
2 Forecast
2.1 Computer simlations
2.1.1 Define generaal circulation models
2.2 Make predictions
2.3 Cannot solve the problem
2.4 Need more info
2.5 Need to prove accuracy
3 Bibliography: National Geographic's article
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