China’s Perspective on Climate Change|应对气候变化的中国视角
本课程的内容可以向国际社会彰显中国应对气候变化的立场、政策和行动及其成效。This course hosted at EdX learning platform helps to understand China’s perspectives, policies, actions and effects on global climate changesRead more.
Mobile App: Climate Literacy
Explore this Application to learn more about the Climate Literacy Project and its Outputs and make use of the e-LearningRead more.
Mobile App: Polar Explorer (Sea level)
Polar Explorer is an education app. It educates the user about past, present and future sea level with the helpRead more.
Video: Sea Level Rise (NBC learn)
This video introduces the acceleration in sea level rise and risks associated with it. It is a part of ChangingRead more.
Video: Human Health, Vector-Borne Diseases, and Climate Change
This video gives an overview of Climate and Health, and especially about the vector-borne diseases.Read more.
Introductory e-course on Climate Change
This introductory e-course produced by UN CC Learn contains six modules: Climate Change Science, International Legal and Policy Framework forRead more.
What do Squirrels know about Climate Change?
This activity enables students to determine how biodiversity may be influenced by climate change. They will learn about changes inRead more.
Lab: Vostok Ice Core
The tool allows a student to explore how isotopes can be used as indicators of paleoclimate and reconstruct the paleoclimateRead more.
Is There a Trend in Hurricane Intensity?
This laboratory activity allows a student to explore trends in hurricane intensity, the possible impact of climate change on hurricanes,Read more.
Introducing the economic concept of ‘tragedy of the commons’ using global warming
In this laboratory activity, students learn that the atmosphere of planet Earth can be considered as a “commons” and thatRead more.
The Economics of Global Climate Change
This lesson plan contains several sections that introduce the Economics of Climate Change such as Cost Benefit Studies, Climate ChangeRead more.
Course: Earth in the Future
This undergraduate level course helps students to learn about climate change and its impacts. It also provides information on climateRead more.
Cli-Fi: Climate Science in Literary Texts
“This module addresses both aspects of climate literacy: understanding of climate science through data analysis and interpretation, and understanding ofRead more.
Global Warming I: The Science and Modeling of Climate Change
This e-learning course contains video lectures and exercises based on the use of different models/simulators to explain the science ofRead more.
Climate Justice in BC: Lessons for Transformation
This educational resource consists of eight modules that situates climate justice within the context of British Columbia’s ecology, history, economyRead more.
Ocean Acidification and Oysters Lab
This classroom/laboratory activity allows students to understand how marine organisms may be affected by increased ocean acidification caused by climateRead more.
Planning for Climate Change in African Cities
This course uses case studies from various African cities to illustrate urban resilience and adaptation in the context of climateRead more.
Future Delta 2.0 – Climate Change Video Game
This video game provides an immersive learning experience about how climate change may affect our cities and neighborhoods in theRead more.
In this print-and-play version of a tabletop game, students lead fictional cities and assume decision-making roles to help their citiesRead more.
Imagining Climate Change
Discussion on climate and culture and imagination with writers Amitav Ghosh, Lidia Yuknavitch and visual artist Kambui Olujimi. Audio conversationRead more.
Has Humanity Pushed Earth into a New Geological Epoch: the “Anthropocene?”
In this audio podcast from the Climate History Podcast, “Professor Dagomar Degroot interviews Professor John McNeill (Georgetown University) about theRead more.
How Yukon glaciers are responding to climate change
This audio podcast discusses how glaciers in the Yukon are responding to climate change. It focuses on changes in theRead more.
Public Health and Public Wealth: The Climate Minute Podcast
Ted McIntyre in conversation with D.R. Tucker discussing public health risks of climate change following the release of ‘The ClimateRead more.
Psychology and Global Climate Change: Addressing a Multi-faceted Phenomenon and Set of Challenges
This reading resource can be used by educators teaching Psychology or Social Sciences to show the psychological dimensions of climateRead more.
The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific Assessment
This reading resource contains several modules and case studies on climate change and its impact on human health. Chapters (availableRead more.
ACS Climate Science Toolkit | How Atmospheric Warming Works
An online reading to help students understand the energy balance of planet earth, Stefan-Boltzmann’s Law and solar energy flux receivedRead more.
Climate Change May Put Half of North American Birds at Risk of Extinction
An article from National Geographic about how climate change may pose a risk of extinction to more than half ofRead more.
N-Layer Blackbody Atmosphere
This model/simulator shows the greenhouse effect of the Earth’s atmosphere and planetary energy balance of incoming solar radiation and outgoingRead more.
Milankovitch Orbital Data Viewer
This model/simulator shows the relationship between changes in Earth’s climate due to variations in the solar energy received by theRead more.
Daisyworld Model [Netlogo]
“This model explores the “Gaia hypothesis”, which considers the Earth as a single, self-regulating system including both living and non-livingRead more.
Microeconomics and the Environment
“This module provides an introduction to the economic analysis of environmental issues, providing broader perspectives on sustainability as well asRead more.
Book List: Climate Change and Economics
This compilation contains information and reviews of several recent books on economics and climate change.Read more.
webDICE (Dynamic Integrated Climate Economy) Model
This model/simulator (based on the DICE 2010 model (Nordhaus, Yale University)) helps students to understand the relationships between climate change,Read more.
Hubbert’s Peak Plotter
This model/simulator predicts peak global oil production and allows an educator to introduce discussions on topics such as oil asRead more.
Kaya Identity Scenario Prognosticator
In this model/simulator, a learner can project future carbon emissions based on changes in the global population, economic activity, energyRead more.
Abating Carbon Emissions
In this activity, students are introduced to the concept of Cost Benefit Analysis and learn how the costs and benefitsRead more.
GEOCARB Geologic Carbon Cycle
This model allows students to learn about the geologic carbon cycle by changing the CO2 degassing rate and by alteringRead more.
Book List: Climate Change & Humanities
This compilation of books on climate change and the humanities contains information on several recent books “on cultural, film, andRead more.
Climate Visuals from Climate Outreach
This archive of visual media (evidence based) can be used for climate and climate change communication and science journalism.Read more.
Contemporary Climate Oscillations: ENSO and a case study of the Huanghe River
In this activity, students can calculate the Southern Oscillation Index (SOI) of El Niño Southern Oscillation (ENSO) based on theRead more.
Climate Change and Human Rights
This UNEP report introduces the effects of climate change on human rights, governmental responsibility in addressing these human rights issues,Read more.
Build Your Own Earth
This interactive visualization allows learners to build their own Earth, and to configure various parameters and factors affecting the climate.Read more.
Gender in Climate-Smart Agriculture Projects
In this e-learning course, learners are introduced to the principles and strategies for integrating gender into climate smart agriculture.Read more.
MODTRAN Infrared Light in the Atmosphere
This model demonstrates the effect of greenhouse gases on outgoing energy flux and compares various greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide, methane,Read more.
Global climates, the 1257 mega-eruption of Samalas Volcano, Indonesia, and the 1258 English food crisis
In this video, Professor Bruce Campbell speaks about the link between volcanic forcing of global climate and the English foodRead more.
Planetary Climates: A Delicate Balance
This Interactive Visualization helps students understand the different factors that affect the climate of various planets such as Mars, Venus,Read more.
Variations climatiques et composition isotopique de l’oxyène (O18_16 (Oxygène))
The tool allows a student to learn about the isotopes of oxygen (O18 and O16); to understand the relative distributionRead more.
Global Temperature Anomalies
This exercise involves plotting global mean temperature from 1850 to 2000, run regression analyses on the data and to plotRead more.
Arctic Ice Data
In this exercise, students learn to use statistical methods on climate data from the Arctic. They run the linear regressionRead more.
The Greenhouse Effect
This tool helps students to visualize the structure of the molecules of atmospheric gases and to understand the effect ofRead more.
Beetles, Mammals, and Plants: Is Climate Driving Range Shifts Since the Last Glacial Maximum
In this exercise, students will learn how organisms respond to the change in climate since the last glacial maximum (LGM)Read more.
Hadley Circulation using NASA Merra Reanalysis Model
This laboratory activity helps students to understand radiation, heat transport, convection, and energy/mass conservation by interpreting and mapping the HadleyRead more.
Climate Health Impact
This game helps students to identify diseases from their symptoms, to understand the possible effects of climate change on humanRead more.
Integrating Sustainability Into Algebra Courses: A Manual For Instructors
This teaching manual for instructors contains modules that integrate sustainability themes in mathematics curricula. Modules in this manual include MilkweedRead more.
Infrared Spectral Windows
This interactive visualization helps students to learn about the IR spectra of different greenhouse gases, observe the amount of IRRead more.
Global Warming: A Zonal Energy Balance Model
This laboratory activity involves creating an Energy Balance Model for planet Earth by writing code in MATLAB or Mathematica. StudentsRead more.
US and China CO2 Emisisons
In this activity, students are provided with CO2 emissions, population, and per capita emissions data for the US and ChinaRead more.
Mauna Loa Yearly Average CO2
In this activity, students are provided with mean atmospheric CO2 concentration from the Mauna Loa observatory from 1950 to theRead more.
OCOF Our Coast Our Future Flood Map
This interactive tool helps students to visualize the effect of sea level rise and various storm scenarios on the coastRead more.
Cities and Climate Change
This e-course describes how cities are impacted by and influence climate change. It also explains climate change adaptation and mitigationRead more.
Mapping Coastal Vulnerability to Sea-Level Rise at Point Reyes National Seashore
This activity allows a student to learn about the rate of sea-level rise and its causes. It also describes howRead more.
This interactive tool provides information about glaciers worldwide; allows searches based on name, country, and other filters; and provides informationRead more.
Global Warming II: Create Your Own Models in Python
This e-learning course contains a series of hands-on programming exercises intended for learners to create their own climate models inRead more.
Introduction to Results Based Climate Finance
The requirements on financial instruments to support climate action are multiple. This self-paced E-learning Course introduces various topics in ClimateRead more.
CSF Water Deficit Calculator
This calculator provides current and forecasted soil water deficit at a specific location. It uses historical climate data, forecasted rainfallRead more.
Lesson Plan: Teaching Carbon Cycle and Environmental Chemistry through Climate-related Examples
As a teacher of high school or undergraduate Chemistry, you can use this set of computer-based tools when teaching topicsRead more.
Lesson Plan: Teaching Hazards and Disasters through Climate-related Examples (Sea Level Rise and Flooding due to Melting of Polar Ice)
As a teacher of high school or undergraduate Geography or Earth Sciences you can use this set of computer-based toolsRead more.
Lesson Plan: Teaching Biodiversity through Climate-Related Examples
As a teacher of undergraduate Biology, you can use this set of computer-based tools when teaching the topics of evolutionRead more.
Satellite images show Harvey’s impact on Texas towns
Texas was hit by Harvey hurricane in September 2017. The visualisation shows Harvey’s impact on Texas towns. Credits to Extreme Weather,Read more.