greenhouse effect

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Synonyms for greenhouse effect

warming that results when solar radiation is trapped by the atmosphere

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2~ would simply accumulate in the atmosphere until enough of a greenhouse effect built up, turning Mars into a moderately earthlike planet.
We realized that there is a limit at which the greenhouse effect doesn't work anymore because the C|O.
The greenhouse effect only gets you partway to explaining ancient features on Mars.
In some ways, says Karoly, these patterns are consistent with trends expected from the greenhouse effect.