Despite what the naysayers in the fossil fuel business and their lackeys in charge of our federal government are saying, the scientific community continues to consistently find evidence
that the burning of fossil fuels is increasing the temperature of the planet's surface. Even the popular press is getting the point, as told by an article on global warming in USA Today
. For a good overview of global warming and its impact on the environment, check out the Global Warming web page
on the Union of Concerned Scientists site. Alternatively, read the scientific literature on climate change
For a better understanding of how the greenhouse gases emitted from burning fossil fuel are trapping more heat in the atmosphere, check out this link for an animated explanation on the BBC News website
For those of your in my home state, please check out the projected changes that will occur in Pennsylvania.