Homework-ClimateChangeEssayMET10

Homework-ClimateChangeEssayMET10 - Met 10 Fall2009...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Met 10 Fall2009 Professor Clements Climate Change It is not uncoflrmon for the climate of the Earth to change over long periods of time. It has happened before with such events as the ice ages to long periods of global warmth. But history has shown that climate change is a phenomenon caused by naturally occurring factors such as Earth's orbit, volcanic discharges, and the varying amount of energy released by the sun. $ut recently, ever since the late 18th century when the industrial revolution first began, there has been an increase in the previously natural environmental changes on our green earth. The two biggest causes being intense green house gas emissions and heavy deforestation which were both provoked by the industrial revolution. The industrial revolution sparked the beginning of an onslaught of human technologies and habit changes that will eventually bring about devastation to the environment. There was a large shift from manual labor to mechanized labor. These machines need tons and tons of energy
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

Homework-ClimateChangeEssayMET10 - Met 10 Fall2009...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online