Climate Change Science: Key Points

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This report discusses the climate change science, that though often is portrayed as controversial there is a broad scientific agreement over many points. The report provides data on long-term temperature observations, estimate of human-related versus solar contributions to global temperature change over the 20th century, estimated top 20 emitting nations of greenhouse gases in 2010, and sea ice extent in Arctic (September) and Antarctica (April), 1979 to 2012

Creator(s): Leggett, Jane A.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: September 10, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Leggett, Jane A.

Specialist in Energy and Environmental Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: September 10, 2013
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United States
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This report discusses the climate change science, that though often is portrayed as controversial there is a broad scientific agreement over many points. The report provides data on long-term temperature observations, estimate of human-related versus solar contributions to global temperature change over the 20th century, estimated top 20 emitting nations of greenhouse gases in 2010, and sea ice extent in Arctic (September) and Antarctica (April), 1979 to 2012

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18 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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