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global warming - Central US would be much drier Ozone...

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Global Warming Hard to understand due to all the abiotic and biotic factors Predictions and estimations End of 21 st century CO2 concentrations double and average global increase of 2 C Increase of 1.3 C would make the world warmer than any time in the past 100,000 years Polar ice would melt and raise the sea level by 100 m (New York, Miami, and LA would be under water)
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Unformatted text preview: Central US would be much drier Ozone Depletion Ozone protects us from harmful UV radiation Ozone is O 3 it absorbs UV rays been gradually thinning since 1975 Due to increase of CFCs (use in refrigeration) May cause increase of skin cancer and cataracts Ozone Depletion...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course BIOL 001 taught by Professor Nathan during the Spring '10 term at George Mason.

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