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Arrhenius publishes first calculation of global warming
Callendar argues that CO2 greenhouse global warming is happening.
US Office of Naval Research begins funding of many fields of science, some happen to be useful for knowing about climate change.
Ewing and Donn offer feedback model for quick ice age theory.
1902-First magnetic train invented
Co2 levels in the atmosphere measured to be about 290 ppm. Global temperature about 13.7 Celsius First industrial revolution, coal, railroads, speeding up the greenhouse effect
Second industry revolution, fertilizer, electricity, and other chemicals
WWI ; governments learn to mobilize and control industrial societies.
Opening of Texas and Persian Gulf oil fields inaugurates era of cheap energy.
Global warming trend since late 19th century reported.
WWII. Military grand strategy is largely struggling to control oil fields.
From 1880 to 2012, the average global temperature increased by 0.85°C.
Global emissions and pollution of carbon dioxide (CO2) have gone up by almost 50 per cent since 1990
Greenland lost 150 to 250 cubic kilometers of ice per year between 2002 and 2006.
The rise of the electric car, from the porsche p1 to today's tesla.
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