Integrate climate science in your teaching and use these educational resources to teach topics such as:
Blackbody Radiation; Convection, Energy and Mass Conservation; Coriolis Force; Electromagnetic Spectrum; Hadley Circulation; Heat Transport Planck’s Law; Planetary Energy Balance; Stefan Boltzmann Law
Reading: Earth’s Equable Climate
A reading that explains Earth’s equable climate in the past using the theories, Hadley Cells, Convective Cloud Feedback, Polar Stratospheric Clouds, and Tropical Cyclones.Read more.
Visualization: Blackbody Spectrum
A visualization and associated activity to explain how Planck’s Law can be used to plot blackbody curves of objects with different temperatures, the relationship between temperature and peak wavelengths in the electromagnetic spectrum, and theRead more.