Model/Simulator: The Geologic Carbon Cycle and Earth’s Climate
A model/simulator to learn about the geologic carbon cycle and its role in stabilizing the Earth’s climate.Read more.
Video: Visualizing the Carbon Emissions in New York City
A video that presents a realistic and engaging visualization of the total carbon emissions and rate of carbon emissions in New York City.Read more.
Classroom/Laboratory Activity: Climate Change, the Cryosphere, and Rising Sea Levels
A classroom/laboratory activity that introduces the relationship between climate and the cryosphere, explains how sea-level rise can be predicted (based on average global temperature change), and triggers a discussion on the potential impacts of sea-levelRead more.
Visualization: Blackbody Radiation and Planetary Temperatures
A visualization to understand blackbody radiation, the effects of albedo and solar brightness on the temperature of a planet, and the greenhouse effect of the Earth’s atmosphere.Read more.
Classroom/Laboratory Activity: Meteorologist for a day
A classroom/laboratory activity to calculate the mean daily temperature using hourly temperature data and to compare different statistical techniques for determining this value.Read more.