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Global Warming

R. Max Ferguson

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780195176322
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780195341126
Global Warming

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Global warming of the Earth's surface—land, atmosphere, and oceans—occurs when radiation energy from the sun exceeds the thermal radiation from

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Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945)

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