Tag Archives: science

What about water vapour?

Water vapour is the most abundant greenhouse gas in the atmosphere, yet other greenhouse gases (such as carbon dioxide and…+

General Overview

On this page you will find answers to some more questions about the changes that are happening to the climate:…+

The Sun’s effect on climate

How do we know the current warming trend is not caused by the sun? Here is a 3-minute video explanation…+

What was climate like in the past?

On this page, we investigate the following examples of ways of looking into past climates by using proxies: Ice cores…+

Feedback processes

Feedback processes either enhance (positive feedback) or weaken (negative feedback) the effect of climate change triggers. Feedback processes can be…+

Why must we prevent a 2ºC rise?

To avert potential and catastrophic effects on both humans and ecosystems, we must prevent global temperatures from rising by more…+

What might happen in the future?

On this page, we address these topics about Manitoba’s climate: How hot might it get? Globally Canada Manitoba What is…+

Natural processes

There are many naturally occurring processes that influence the climate – causing it to either warm or cool. These natural…+

Greenhouse gases (GHG)

Greenhouse gases are gases found in the atmosphere that are capable of absorbing infrared radiation emitted from the Earth’s surface…+

Greenhouse effect

Some of the gases in Earth’s atmosphere, such as water vapour and carbon dioxide, play an important role in influencing…+

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