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Since 1870, global sea levels have risen by about 8 inches (20 cm).
On August 16, 2013, Google went down for 5 minutes and in that time, the global Internet traffic dropped by 40%.
There will be a 50% increase in lightning strikes by 2100 if global warming continues, according to a scientific report.
64% of Americans don’t believe global warming will seriously affect their way of life.
1816 was known as the “Year Without a Summer” because global temperatures decreased by 0.4 to 0.7 °C (0.7 to 1.3 °F)
In the U.S., Hispanics (70%) are more likely than whites (44%) to say global warming is caused by humans.
If we could capture just 0.1% of the ocean’s kinetic energy caused by tides, we could satisfy the current global energy demand 5 times over.
Global warming could drive to extinction as many as 1 in 6 animal and plant species.
Global warming has raised the earth’s average surface temperature about 1.5°F (0.8°C) since the Industrial Revolution.
37% of Americans think global warming is a hoax.
Scientists want to introduce global warming on Mars to make life habitable for colonization.
Despite Global Warming, we’re still technically in an Ice Age.
Cows emit more methane than the oil industry and are a huge factor in global warming.
Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius was the first to claim that fossil fuel combustion may eventually result in enhanced global warming already in 1896.
Global warming ‘solved’ a land dispute between India and Bangladesh: the island in dispute disappeared.
Bill Gates’ Foundation spends more on global health each year than the World Health Organization of the United Nations.
Human trafficking is the world’s fastest growing criminal enterprise and is an estimated US$32 billion-a-year global industry.
The evidence linking humans and global warming is as strong as the link between smoking and lung cancer, according to the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
The 100 richest people in the world earned enough money in 2012 to end global poverty 4 times.
One-third of global homicides occur in Latin America, even though the region has just 8% of the world’s population, according to UN data.