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Global Warming: The Human Touch

Grades:

9 10 11 12 |

Subject:

environment |

Date:

June 07, 2009

Files:

This video presents several
Political controversies that are connected with global warming. In each of the scenarios someone or some country believes it is suffering from the consequences of global warming. Political disagreements are discussed, as well as, a Chinese farmer’s attempts to prevent his farm from becoming a desert. Claims that global warming is to blame for the recent Air France plane crash off the coast of Brazil are dismissed. This video is careful to keep its discussion limited to arguments that arise from perceived effects of global warming. It is not a discussion of the causes behind global warming or the greenhouse effect.