Second work publié le 04/03/2009
AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH
1 -What’s happening in the Arctic ?
Use this words for your answers :
- to thaw : dégeler
- Arctic ice cap : (calotte glacière)
2 -Why is global warming more important in the Arctic ?
- sun’s rays
- to bounce off : (réfléchir, les rayons du soleil par exemple)
3 -Why is the ice melting*dangerous for the Gulf Stream ?
*ice melting : fonte des glaces
4 -Why would it be dangerous if the Greenland ice melted ?
- ice age :(glaciation)
1 - What comparison can we make between frost days and the number of invasive exotic species ?
2 - Species have always come and gone but why is this process different nowadays ?
Why is the melting of the ice cap* a danger for the planet ?
*ice cap : inlandsis : banquise continentale
What can you see in the center of Greenland ?
- fresh melt water*
*fresh water = soft water = sea water
- sea level