Fun Fact #1 Climate Change

Students who love to do topics on environment, you can take a look at the next few series on climate change and global warming examples. For the rest, perhaps taking a look at such figures, will incite you to do your part to make the Earth a more sustainable place for living.

#1: 37% of Americans think that global warming is a hoax.

#2: Since 1870s, global sea levels have risen about 8 inches.

#3: The year 2010 was the warmest on record.

#4: There will be a 50% increase in lightning strikes by 2100, if global warming continues, according to a scientific study.

#5: Global Warming could drive to extinction as many as 1/6 animal and plant species.

#6: Americans make up 4% of the world population, they produce 25% of the carbon dioxide from fossil fuel burning- by far the highest for any country.

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