Global Warming Linked to Fossil Fuel Consumption

January 2006
InTech;Jan2006, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p11
The article reports on the results of a study conducted by researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in January 2006 on the relation of global warming to fossil fuel consumption. Findings of climate and carbon cycle model simulations conducted by the researchers showed that if humans continue to use fossil fuels at their current pace for the next centuries, mankind will exhaust the polar ice caps, ocean sea levels will increase by seven meters, and median temperature will be 14.5 degrees warmer than current day.


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