NASA Facts: What is the Greenhouse Effect?


Entry_ID: GCRIO 093 GCRIO_Inventory: 2 Entry_Title: NASA Facts: What is the Greenhouse Effect? Agency_Name: NASA>National Aeronautics and Space Administration Start_Date: 1991-06-01 Group: Summary
Audience_Interest_Guide: General Interest

A four-page fact sheet describing the Greenhouse Effect.
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Group: Data_Center
Data_Center_Name: "NASA Office of Mission to Planet Earth"
Dataset_ID: same as Entry_Title
Group: Data_Center_Contact
Last_Name: Johnson
First_Name: Danin
Email: None
Phone: 202/479-0360
Fax: 202/479-2566
Group: Address
Document Resource Facility
Earth Science Support Office
300 D Street, SW, Suite 840
Washington, DC 20024
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Storage_Medium: 4 pages of printed matter
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Air Quality
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Carbon Dioxide
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Clouds
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Contaminants
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Humidity
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Trace Gases
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition > Water Vapor
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Altitude
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Atmospheric Temperature
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Cloud Types
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Evaporation
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Evapotranspiration
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Heat Flux
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics > Humidity
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Albedo
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Brightness Temperature
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Heat Flux
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Irradiance
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Radiance
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Solar Activity
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Temperature
Parameter: Earth Radiative Processes > Thermal Inertia
Parameter: Geodynamic Features > Volcanoes
Parameter: Geography and Land Cover > Albedo
Parameter: Ocean Composition > Carbon Dioxide
Discipline: Earth Science > Atmosphere
Location: Global
Keyword: NASA
Keyword: greenhouse effect
Keyword: global warming
Keyword: atmosphere