Earth's climate has warmed, its sea levels have risen, ice masses have diminished, precipitation patterns have shifted, and acidity and salinity of bodies of water have increased, atmospheric circulation patterns are more variable, and global chemical cycles have changed.
Teaching materials on how climate change is affecting the following topics >>
National Science Foundation shares the insights of many scientists to develop a foundation of climate change education for the general public. The videos in this resource ...
Simulation: Climate Momentum Last Updated on 2013-05-14 at 17:13
A flash tool with fast insights. This Climate Momentum Simulation allows users to quickly compare the resulting sea level rise, temperature change, atmospheric CO2,... More »
Barents SeaLast Updated on 2013-05-14 at 13:12
The Barents Sea is one of the Arctic seas found on the Siberian shelf; part of the larger Arctic mediterranean Sea (are mostly enclosed by land).
It is located north of the... More »
Molucca SeaLast Updated on 2013-05-13 at 23:02
The Molucca Sea (also Molukka Sea) is a semi-enclosed sea, surrounded by a variety of islands belonging to Indonesia, most significantly the island of Sulawesi (Celebes)... More »
Atmospheric scienceLast Updated on 2013-04-22 at 17:45
Atmospheric science is the umbrella term for the study of the atmosphere — the blanket of air covering the Earth. It is a relatively new discipline that is concerned... More »