Capstone Papers-Temparature Changes

Capstone Papers-Temparature Changes

Some people you know say they don’t believe that the climate is changing. After completing this week’s readings, how would you respond?

  • How scientists learn about past global temperatures and climates
  • The greenhouse effect
  • Greenhouse gases and their role in current climate change
  • One piece of data scientists offer to show that the climate is changing globally
    • see this NASA website: http://climate.nasa.gov/evidence/
  • Expected impacts of climate change in your area
    • see the EPA’s January 2017 snapshot by state: https://19january2017snapshot.epa.gov/climate-impacts/climate-change-impacts-state_.html