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How Much Energy is on my Plate?
Lane Seely, Karin Kirk
This activity is part of the community collection of teaching materials on climate and energy topics. This activity was submitted by faculty as part of the CLEAN Energy Workshop, held in April, 2011. This activity ...
Societal Contributors to Climate Literacy
Though Florida A&M University (FAMU) is an HBCU (Historically Black College/University), its student population is diverse with respect to the representation of people of color. In addition to African ...
Climate Change and Wine Curriculum Module
Arnold J Bloom
In this computer exercise, students will compare and contrast satellite and ground data for temperature in northern California over several decades and extract trends about climatic regions for wine-grape ...
Module: Advanced Topics in Remote Sensing - NCSE-NASA
Data Description Landsat Data has been prepared for each participating campus. Using the 30 yr Landsat period from 1975 to 2005, data can be used to examine changes in land cover, abundance of vegetation in the ...
Colorado River Supply - NCSE-NASA
This curriculum module looks at climate change impacts that affect us locally right now. We will study the data, the possible consequences to various user groups, and suggest solutions to adapt to and mitigate ...
Module: Introduction to Statistics for Climatology - UCAR COMET
The effective use of climate data and products requires an understanding of what the statistical parameters mean and which parameters best summarize the data for particular climate variables. This module addresses ...
Module: Communication, Decision Making, Behavioral Change, and Skeptics
Elke Weber, Professor of International Business in the Columbia Business School and Director of the Center for Research on Environmental Decision Making, facilitates a discussion of the assigned readings on communication, decision-making, and behavioral change. Particular attention will be paid to the climate change skeptics and the psychology behind their skepticism (despite all the scientific evidence to the contrary).
Module: Carbon Capture and Sequestration
Students will learn the basics of carbon capture and sequestration (CCS). Spiraling from the carbon cycle activity, students will investigate how CCS could be an important mitigation strategy for carbon emissions
Role Playing: Climate Change Mitigation
An introductory lecture for the mitigation portion of the course. Focuses on the IPCC 2007 report and its findings' implications for climate change adaptation; explores the carbon cycle and gives an overview of specific climate change mitigation strategies.
HOW SUCCESS WORKS: Reversing Tropical Deforestation - Agroforestry & Community Forest Management in Thailand - EcoTipping Points
Agroforestry farming and community-managed forests empower impoverished villagers to optimize their resources, both natural and human, while showing how to reduce greenhouse gases by sequestering carbon from the atmosphere.