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Radiation and the Greenhouse Effect

Lecture no. 4 from the course: Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather

Radiation and the Greenhouse Effect

Taught by Professor Robert G. Fovell | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

Energy radiates all around us, streaming in from sunbeams and emanating from every object on Earth. Investigate the various kinds of radiation represented on the electromagnetic spectrum, and see how these forms of energy—assisted by the greenhouse effect—make life possible on our planet.


September 30, 2015