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Learn the 35-word scientific explanation of how climate change works

Carrie Jordan

When people understand this information on a scientific level, they are more accepting that climate change is occurring.

35-word explanation of climate change:
Earth transforms sunlight's visible light energy into infrared light energy, which leaves Earth slowly because it is absorbed by greenhouse gases. When people produce greenhouse gases, energy leaves Earth even more slowly – raising Earth's temperature.

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