1. Global warming could drive to extinction as many as 1 in 6 animal and plant species.
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  2. August 2014 was the warmest August ever recorded globally.
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  3. Cows emit more methane than the oil industry and are a huge factor in global warming.
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  4. Swedish scientist Svante Arrhenius was the first to claim that fossil fuel combustion may eventually result in enhanced global warming already in 1896.
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  5. 37%
    of Americans think global warming is a hoax.
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  6. In the U.S., Hispanics (70%) are more likely than whites (44%)
    to say global warming is caused by humans.
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  7. Since 1870, global sea levels have risen by about 8 inches (20 cm).
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  8. There is more CO2 (carbon dioxide) in the atmosphere today than at any point in the last 800,000 years.
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  9. The year 2010 was the warmest on record.
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  10. There will be a 50% increase in lightning strikes by 2100 if global warming continues, according to a scientific report.
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  11. Global warming has raised the earth's average surface temperature about 1.5°F (0.8°C) since the Industrial Revolution.
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  12. Scientists want to introduce global warming on Mars to make life habitable for colonization.
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  13. Despite Global Warming, we're still technically in an Ice Age.
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  14. Global warming 'solved' a land dispute
    between India and Bangladesh:
    the island in dispute disappeared.
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  15. The Marshall Islands won't exist
    if we warm the planet 2 degrees.
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  16. It's been over 30 years since we had a cooler-than-average month.
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  17. 64% of Americans don't believe global warming will seriously affect their way of life.
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  18. Norway is ranked as the country least likely to be affected by climate change. Chad is the most vulnerable.
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  19. 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.
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  20. A study found having a teacher who believes climate change is real is a strong positive predictor of students' belief in global warming.
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  21. The hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica is twice the size of Europe.
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  22. The global average sea level rose by 19 cm (7.4 in) from 1901 to 2010, as oceans expanded due to warming and melting ice.
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  23. Donald Trump will become the only leader of a major industrialized country to deny the existence of human-caused global warming.
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  24. In the U.S., an average family of four emits more greenhouse gases because of the meat they eat than from driving two cars.
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