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Student's Guide to Global Climate Change

Long Name: 
Glossary: Student's Guide to Global Climate Change
Description: 
Defines important terms that appear throughout the Student's Guide to Global Climate Change web site.
Publishing Organization: 
Office of Air and Radiation/Office of Atmospheric Programs/Climate Change Division
Last Update: 
September 9, 2013
 

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Adaptation
Aerosol
Allergen
Asthma
Atmosphere
Atom
Barometer
Biodiesel
Biofuel
Biogas
Biomass
Carbon
Carbon cycle
Carbon dioxide
Carbon dioxide equivalent
Carbon footprint
Carbonic acid
Climate
Climate change
Climate model
Coal
Concentration
Coral bleaching
Data
Decomposition
Drought
Ecosystem
Element
Emissions
Energy
Energy audit
Energy vampire
Erosion
Ethanol
Fluorinated gas
Fossil fuel
Geothermal energy
Global climate
Global warming
Global warming potential
Greenhouse gas
Ground water
Habitat
Heat stroke
Heat wave
Hydroelectric dam
Hypothermia
Incandescent light bulb
Infectious disease
Infrared radiation
Infrastructure
Invasive species
Kilowatt-hour
Latitude
Light-emitting diode
Magma
Methane
Natural gas
Nitrous oxide
Nonrenewable resource
Nuclear fission
Oil
Ozone
Parts per million
Passive solar heating
Permafrost
Photosynthesis
Photovoltaic cell
Plate tectonics
Positive feedback loop
Precipitation
Product life cycle
Radiation
Rain gauge
Recycle
Refrigerant
Regional climate
Renewable resource
Smog
Snowpack
Solar energy
Solar panel
Solar thermal technology
Subtropics
Sunspot
Thermal expansion
Tidal power
Tides
Tropics
Turbine
Ultraviolet radiation
Uranium
Waste-to-energy
Water vapor
Waterborne disease
Watt
Weather
Wetland
Wind turbine
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