Effects of Global Warming

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Effects of Global Warming Saad Ghazipura Research Paper Georgia Perimeter College April 26, 2007
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Effects of Global Warming Thesis: Global warming affects various areas of our life but the most dangerous effects of global warming can cause serious disasters in our state of health and our global climate conditions. I. Spreading diseases. A. Hantavirus B. Mosquitoes and Mice II. Asthma and air pollution A. Increase in heat causes unhealthy air B. Smog can cause lung problems III. Hurricanes A. Hurricanes are stronger in warmer climates B. Proof of storms getting fiercer IV. Heat Waves A. Deadly heat waves more likely B. Chicago 1995 C. Europe 2003 most lethal heat wave
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Conclusion: The effects of global warming are many in number and disastrous in affect. If the trend continues we might as well say our farewell picnics on the beach, fresh air in the mountains, snowball fights in the winter or even the beauty of a bed of colorful flowers in the spring.Now is the time to rise up and take action against global warming Effects of Global Warming and stop this menace from destroying the beauty of our Earth. “We’ve got to ride the global warming issue. Even if the theory of global warming is wrong, we will be doing the right thing -- in terms of economic socialism and environmental policy." Timothy Wirth, former U.S. Senator (Colorado).
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“Today we're seeing that climate change is about more than a few unseasonably mild winters or hot summers. It's about the chain of natural catastrophes and devastating weather patterns that global warming is beginning to set off around the world; the frequency and intensity of which are breaking records thousands of years old.” This quote by Barack Obama explains clearly that global warming is an issue to be dealt with and not just pushed aside as an after thought. Global warming has already affected our health and weather in ways we never thought possible. Arnold Schwarzenegger the governor of California states, “We simply must do everything we can in our power to slow down global warming before it is too late. The science is clear. The global warming debate is over.” In the spring of 1993, an otherwise healthy young man was rushed to a hospital in New Mexico because he was having trouble breathing. Within hours, he died of acute respiratory failure. He had been on his way to the funeral of his fiancée who had died from similar causes a few days earlier. Within a week, medical experts discovered a handful of similar deaths in the Southwest. “All of the victims had been young and relatively fit.” says Paul R. The culprit was Hantavirus; virtually unknown in the United States before 1993, but by February 2006, 416 cases of Hantavirus had been found in a number of
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states as far-flung as Florida and New York. Hantavirus is a lung disease that is spread by carriers like deer mice. People
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course HUM 2410 taught by Professor Bernard during the Fall '07 term at Georgia Perimeter.

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