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The phenomenon known as "greenhouse effect" occurs when solar radiation, in the form of shortwaves, reaches the Earth, enters the atmosphere, and heats the Earth's surface. Part of this radiation is reflected back as heat, which is blocked by certain gases, increasing its retention in the lower layers of the atmosphere. 

However, the recent growth of concentrations of heat-retaining gases, known as Greenhouse Gases (GHG), in the atmosphere has impacted the planet's solar radiation balance, with a tendency to heat its surface. [+] Read more

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Técnicos do México recebem capacitação na cultura da cana

Agentes do Inifap conhecem de perto sistema de produção no Brasil

Embrapa e IFC Campus Concórdia promovem seminário sobre Integração Lavoura-Pecuária-Floresta

Inscrições são grátis e podem ser feitas no site www.embrapa.br/suinos-e-aves/seminario-ilpf

Prosa Rural - Tecnologias do Programa ABC

Setembro/2016 - 3ª semana - Região Centro-Oeste/Sudeste O programa Prosa Rural desta semana vai falar sobre as Tecnologias do programa ABC.   O Projeto ABC...

Brazilian researcher participates in IPCC meeting

The researcher Magda Lima has been to Minsk, Belarus, on August 29 - 31, 2016, to participate in an IPCC meeting.

Embrapa ministra treinamento para elaboração de inventários de ciclo de vida de produtos da agropecuária nacional

A Embrapa Meio Ambiente (Jaguariúna, SP), em parceria com a UTFPR e o Ecoinvent Centre, realizou de 31 de agosto a 2 de setembro treinamento sobre a base de dados Ecoinvent versão 3.