December 17, 2008
Global warming expected to increase in the 21st century
According to NASA, 2005 was the warmest year since 1880: a website article can be found at www.nasa.gov/vision/earth/environment/2005_warmest.html. A McClatchy news story written by Renee Schoof and printed in the Spokesman Review on 12/17/08 reported that nine of the warmest years since 1880 occurred in the past 11 years. This article can we accessed at www.spokesman.com/stories/2008/dec/17/2008-joins-warmest-years-on-record-nasa-reports/. Another article by NASA addressing the topic of global warming can be found at http://www.nasa.gov/worldbook/global_warming_worldbook.html.
The Green Business Association highly recommends reading these articles. There are expectations of global warming in this century that will show a much faster increase in temperatures than we are seeing today. The articles printed in the website links explains the reasoning behind these statements.
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