Global Climate Change Perspectives on Nature and the Environment
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/
Mauna Loa Curve http://www.eoearth.org/article/Mauna_Loa_curve
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.
http://www.eoearth.org/article/Intergovernmental_Panel_on_Climate_Change_%28IPCC%29 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)