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You can calculate surface temperature using only atmospheric pressure at the surface and solar radiation at the top of the atmosphere. No need for green house gases.


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The reason the hottest temperatures of the year are later than the solstice is because the land and oceans need time to warm up. Interestingly enough, there's a name for this phenomenon - "the lag of the seasons".


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It is estimated that aviation is responsible for 12% of transport CO2 emissions worldwide at present (2015 data), with an additional effect due to NO2 and induced O3. Transport itself contributes just over a quarter of all CO2 emissions, with the other main contributions from power (electricity) production, industry, commercial and residential sources, and ...



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