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Primer on Climate change, Global warming and other related matters

The wildfire burning in California, USA, heat waves in Delhi, India, diminishing biodiversity in Upper Guinea and land loss due to sea levels rise in the Caribbean.
Climate change and global warming are firmly rooted these days in our daily diet. At every turn, one screaming newspaper headline or internet podcast reminds us of impending doom if we don't take heed. You would have to live under the proverbial rock, to be unaware of at least, one, of the burning climate issues threatening humanity. Politicians, movie stars, scientists, even the pope have had to wade in on the issue. They've been gross amounts of climate advisories, published, for the conscious individual on how to co-exist with his environment. Nature is a veritable beast when provoked and the headlines italicized above, are some of the real-life consequences of its fury in the past year alone. The home planet is a delicate system of networks that function by a cue of 'give and take' and one negative turn …