Click on one of the links below to learn more about global warming! But first, take a look at this presentation given by former Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Program Chief Scientist Tom Ackerman to a group of high school students in Tacoma, Washington. Dr. Ackerman provides a clear picture of the causes of climate change and effects of carbon dioxide on the environment. Then, look at the following sections for more details!
- Global Beginners!
If you are not sure what global warming is or what it means - this is the place to start.
- Global Thinkers!
If you have given global warming some thought and would like to know more - this section is for you. If it is too challenging, you may want to go back to Global Beginners.
- Global Experts!
If you have spent a considerable amount of time studying global warming - come explore the Global Experts!
- Methane Background Information
Methane is one of the greenhouse gases, and it is found naturally on our earth. Want to learn more? Click here!
- What is the ARM Climate Research Facility Doing About Global Warming?
We're gathering data from all over the globe and using it to better understand climate change and global warming. Find out the details!
- Why Should We Care About a Few PPM of CO2?
Presentation by Tom Ackerman