|EPA Global Warming Site
||Comprehensive information about global warming, by the US Environmental
Protection agency. Last updated in October 2002.
|Earth Observatory News
||This is a great site that contains the latest news. You can collect
data and images here. Be sure to browse the "NASA News Archive"
to find current science about global warming.
|Exploring Weather & Climate Through the Powers of 10
||Access to both paleoclimate and current climate data and information.
||NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Lots
of great slides and information on the paleoclimate.
|FAQs re Global Warming
||This site has a lot of good information on how present day climate
changes compare to paleoclimate changes. Good discussions of the
data and issues that would affect the validity of interpretations
|What's up with the Weather?
||This is the PBS site that illustrates the pro and con views of
climate scientists and industry stakeholders. There are good discussions
of global warming and paleoclimate.
|Science-Based Policy Advice
||This site contains links to documents created by the National Acadademy in response to congressional requests. The documents include contributions from experts representing various levels of government, the private sector, NGO's, and research and academic institutions. Be sure to determine
what the National Academy of Sciences is and who they represent.
|Resolving the Global Warming Debate
||A Scientific American story that discusses a new understanding
of why the temperature trends measured on the earth's surface don't
agree with the temperature of the troposphere, the level of the
atmosphere where most of the weather takes place. (May 2004).
|Reality Check The
Debate is Over
||An environmental news magazine. Notice the change in rhetoric
between the popular press and government information sources.
Arctic Ice Melting? Shifting the Global Warming debate
||This is an interesting site. There is loads of information and
viewpoints on global warming here. Who are these guys? What viewpoint
do they represent?
|Global Warming Links
||This is a page of links to various sources of information on
|Risk analysis for climate change scenarios
||This is a worst case scenario for climate change. Recommended.
|Abrupt Climate Change
|| There are many online articles about abrupt climate change. Search on "Abrupt Climate Change" in Google.
|Climate Change Impacts on the United States
||National Research Council report. A great source of information
on impacts and consequences.
Emissions Trading links
||This s a page of links to information about carbon emissions
||A Primer on the Kyoto Protocol. A great brief summary.
|Green Earth Society
||This site proposes that global warming will be good for us. Who
are these folks? Who funds them? Are they credible? Why not email
them and ask?
to contrary views
||Here are a bunch of links to contrary views on global warming.
Are they backed up with scientific data? Are they current? What
stakeholder has authored the discussion?