. What is green house effect? How is it effecting our environment?
The heating of the atmosphere due to infrared radiations which are trapped and absorbed by various greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide is known as green house effect. One of its main consequences is global warming. Our environment is being effected by it in the following ways:
(i) Due to global warming, the polar ice caps and glaciers are melting and all the low lying areas will soon go under the sea level.
(ii) Also the weather of a place is changing.