This course hosted at MIT Open Course Ware explores visualization methodologies to conceive and represent systems and data, e.g., financial, media, economic, political, etc., with a particular focus on climate change data. The course is useful not only for Media and Communication Studies but also for Computer Science, and Statistics disciplines.
This calculator provides current and forecasted soil water deficit at a specific location. It uses historical climate data, forecasted rainfall and evapotranspiration data, and location-specific data to for this prediction.
As a teacher of undergraduate Statistics you can use this set of computer-based tools when teaching topics such as finding the correlation between different variables in a data set. As a teacher of undergraduate Geography or Earth Sciences, you can use this teaching toolkit to teach topics such as relationships between SOI, precipitation, agricultural yields; and the effect of ENSO on the tropical atmosphere.