An atmosphere (New Latin atmosphaera, 17th century, from Greek ἀτμός "vapor" and σφαῖρα "sphere") is a layer of gases surrounding a planet or other material body of sufficient mass that is held in place by the gravity of the body.
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Carbon dioxide (chemical formula CO2) is a colorless, odorless gas vital to life on Earth.
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Global warming and climate change are terms for the observed century-scale rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system and its related effects.
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The greenhouse effect is the process by which radiation from a planet's atmosphere warms the planet's surface to a temperature above what it would be in the absence of its atmosphere.
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A greenhouse gas (sometimes abbreviated GHG) is a gas in an atmosphere that absorbs and emits radiation within the thermal infrared range.
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Halocarbon compounds are chemicals in which one or more carbon atoms are linked by covalent bonds with one or more halogen atoms (fluorine, chlorine, bromine or iodine –) resulting in the formation of organofluorine compounds, organochlorine compounds, organobromine compounds, and organoiodine compounds.
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The term lifestyle can denote the interests, opinions, behaviors, and behavioral orientations of an individual, group, or culture.
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Methane is a chemical compound with the chemical formula (one atom of carbon and four atoms of hydrogen).
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Nitrous oxide, commonly known as laughing gas, nitrous, nitro, or NOS is a chemical compound with the formula.
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A serious game or applied game is a game designed for a primary purpose other than pure entertainment.
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