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  • 1. Global Climate Change
    Perspectives on Nature and the Environment
  • 2. Global Climate Change
    Unless otherwise noted, all slides are from a presentation developed by Katharine Hayhoe, a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Geosciences at Texas Tech University
    She was a member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change as was awarded a Nobel Prize as part of that group.
    Her full presentation and other info is available at
    http://katharinehayhoe.com/
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  • 4. Mauna Loa Curve
    http://www.eoearth.org/article/Mauna_Loa_curve
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  • 6. Greenhouse Effect
    http://www.eoearth.org/article/Greenhouse_effect
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  • 20. What experiment can we conduct to “prove” that human activity is causing global warming?We only have one planet, so we can’t do a controlled, replicated, manipulative experiment?Thus, we have to rely on mathematical models.
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  • 26. http://www.eoearth.org/article/Intergovernmental_Panel_on_Climate_Change_%28IPCC%29
    Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)