Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

How Global Warming Works

Lots More Information

Relate­d HowStuffWorks Articles

More Great Links


  • Alley, Richard et al. "Climate Change 2007: The Physical Science Basis - Summary for Policymakers." Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
  • Earth Observatory: Global Warming
  • The EPA Global Warming Kids Page
  • Flavin, Christopher and Tunali, Odil. "Climate of Hope: New Strategies for Stabilizing the World's Atmosphere." Worldwatch Institute, 1996. ISBN 1-878071-32-7.
  • Jones, Laura, editor. "Global Warming: The Science and the Politics." The Fraser Institute, 1997. ISBN 0-88975-184-6.
  • Kruglinski, Susan. "What Caused the Biggest Kill of All?" Discover Magazine, 2003.
  • NOAA: Global Warming
  • RealClimate
  • Science Daily: Earth and Climate
  • Singer, S. Fred. "Hot Talk, Cold Science: Global Warming's Unfinished Debate." The Independent Institute, 1998. ISBN 0-945999-78-x.
  • Tesar, Jenny. "Global Warming." Facts On File, 1991. ISBN 0-8160-2490-1.