2 min 1 sec
Learn how NASA scientists are tracking the melting Arctic sea ice and what less ice means for global warming in the future.
ACTIVITY DESCRIPTION AND TEACHING MATERIALS
TEACHING NOTES / CONTEXT FOR USE
This is a short educational video about tracking melting ice on earth and its consequences for climate change in the future.
Assessment is at the discretion of the educator as to how this video is applied and the expectations after viewing it.
REFERENCES AND RESOURCES
Claire Parkinson - Claire Parkinson is a sea ice scientist who has been working at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center for the past 31 years, studying sea ice from satellite data and linking sea ice to the rest of the climate system. She is also the Project Scientist for the Aqua Satellite, which is collecting data about the Earth's atmosphere, oceans, ice, land, and vegetation.