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Climate: Climate Change and Greenhouse Gases

Climate: Animals at Risk

Climate: A Few Causes of Climate Change

Climate: What's a Climate?

Climate: Climates Over Time

Climate: A Gigaton of Ice

  • Climate Change and Greenhouse Gases
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  • Animals at Risk
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  • A Few Causes of Climate Change
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  • What's a Climate?
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  • Climates Over Time
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  • A Gigaton of Ice
Climate ['kli-mǝt]
The average course or condition of the weather at a place usually over a period of years.

The Earth has lots of different climates. A climate is determined by the environmental conditions of the area and defined by change over time. What are these climates and how are humans changing the climates found on our home planet?

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