This page is part of an old A-Level project on climate change. It was a useful step in my thinking in understanding climate change. Though this is very old work of mine, it scored well for a piece of college work and I believe it to be a useful resource. It helped me to understand that the anthropogenic portion of climate change is the unusual rate of change that sits atop these underlying drivers of climatic change that generally operate on much greater timescales.
“An analysis of the potential alternative causes of global warming.”
Society is persistently told that global warming is anthropogenic, or “man-made”, to which we are told that it is resultant from carbon dioxide emissions. This has often been contested persistently by so-called conspiracy theorists, who claim that it is a natural phenomenon. This forms the basis of my project, for I noted the vast polarization and questioned whether in fact some truth may be found on either side.
I have broken my project down in to the following sections: