The “greenhouse effect” refers to the process by which infrared radiation-absorbing gases in Earth's atmosphere trap heat and thus influence climate. This article gives an overview of the anthropogenic loading of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere and associated effects on recent and future climate change, summarizes feedback effects, and describes potential and current impacts of climate change on biodiversity.

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