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Global Warming resources for high school environmental science students
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Could Ancient Tree Clones Halt Climate Change?

Could Ancient Tree Clones Halt Climate Change? | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
COPEMISH, Mich. (AP) — A team led by a nurseryman from northern Michigan and his sons has raced against time for two decades, snipping branches from some of the world's biggest and most durable trees with plans to produce clones that could restore...
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With Eye on Climate Change, Chicago Prepares for a Warmer Future

With Eye on Climate Change, Chicago Prepares for a Warmer Future | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
City planners in Chicago are choosing different types of trees and pavement materials after climate scientists have advised them to prepare for a wetter, steamier future.
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Chemical-Laden Dolphins Show Us Where It's Unsafe to Fish

Chemical-Laden Dolphins Show Us Where It's Unsafe to Fish | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Photo by jurvetson via Flickr CC We might be able to take a cue from whales and dolphins on where to hang 'Do Not Fish' signs.
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What psychology can teach us about our response to climate change | Environment | guardian.co.uk

What psychology can teach us about our response to climate change | Environment | guardian.co.uk | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Calls to 'save the planet' or 'do it for our grandchildren' do not engage people, says psychology professor...
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Household actions can provide a behavioral wedge to rapidly reduce US carbon emissions

Household actions can provide a behavioral wedge to rapidly reduce US carbon emissions | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
What you do DOES have an effect on carbon emissions!
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Spring Flowers: Clues To Climate Change -- Climate Change Researchers Ask Amateur Botanists To Record Signs Of Spring

Spring Flowers: Clues To Climate Change -- Climate Change Researchers Ask Amateur Botanists To Record Signs Of Spring | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Researchers began a nationwide initiative to track climate change by recording the timing of the first bud, first flower, and seed dispersal for plants across the country.
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Secrets of Antarctic's fossil forests

Secrets of Antarctic's fossil forests | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Towering forests grew at the South Pole during the age of the dinosaurs. Now scientists ponder whether the past could be the key to the future.
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Climate skeptics unpersuaded by extra-warm 2010

Climate skeptics unpersuaded by extra-warm 2010 | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Remember 2010? U.S. and international scientists reckon it tied for the warmest year on record, supporting findings of unequivocal global climate change.
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Old rocks shed light on South American climate change

Old rocks shed light on South American climate change | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Proxy data for climate change - when you can't travel back in time!
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What can one person do, when 6.8 billion are frying the planet?

What can one person do, when 6.8 billion are frying the planet? | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Climate change got you down? Don't despair. Here's a visual exploration of what you can do to make a difference, featuring art, video, and dinosaur drawings.
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NADP Site Photos

NADP Site Photos | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
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These are pictures of acid rain monitoring stations in Pennsylvania

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Weathergirl goes rogue

Arctic ice cover just reached its lowest point in recorded history. Pippa goes off script and drops some science. For more, check out http://www.deeprogueram...
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"Climate Change" vs. "Global Warming" (Differences)

"Climate Change" vs. "Global Warming" (Differences) | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
An article that explains the differences between global warming and climate change.
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Spin the Water Bottle (Cartoon)

Spin the Water Bottle (Cartoon) | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Click to enlarge 'Spin the Water Bottle' by Option-G This the latest in a series of daily cartoons on TreeHugger, exploring a variety of green themes and ideas through visual art.
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A Doctor Jeff Myth Buster: Carbon Dioxide is Just a Trace Gas – BIG DEAL! | Dr. Jeff's Blog on the Universe

A Doctor Jeff Myth Buster: Carbon Dioxide is Just a Trace Gas – BIG DEAL! | Dr. Jeff's Blog on the Universe | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Read this out loud - Glenn Beck style - to get the most out of this article
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NOVA | Capturing Carbon

NOVA | Capturing Carbon | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
An 8th-grader's science project prompts her scientist dad to develop a new way to pull excess CO2 out of the atmosphere.
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Droughts, Floods and Food

Droughts, Floods and Food | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
World prices of food are surging, and one major factor is the disruption caused by extreme weather.
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Climate change threatens many tree species

Climate change threatens many tree species | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Global warming is already affecting the earth in a variety of ways that demand our attention. Now, new research indicates that many tree species might become extinct due to climate change if no action is taken in time.
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Mass tree deaths prompt fears of Amazon 'climate tipping point' | Environment | The Guardian

Mass tree deaths prompt fears of Amazon 'climate tipping point' | Environment | The Guardian | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Scientists fear billions of tree deaths caused by 2010 drought could see vast forest turn from carbon sink to carbon source...
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Global Warming and Pasture-Raised Beef Production in the U.S. (2011) | Union of Concerned Scientists

Global Warming and Pasture-Raised Beef Production in the U.S. (2011) | Union of Concerned Scientists | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
How to make your steak more eco-friendly
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Global warming, photography, pictures, photos, climate change, impact, science, weather, arctic, antarctica, climate zones, glacier, arctic warming, antarctica warming, documentation, effects, effe...

Global warming, photography, pictures, photos, climate change, impact, science, weather, arctic, antarctica, climate zones, glacier, arctic warming, antarctica warming, documentation, effects, effe... | JHSENVSCI Global Warming | Scoop.it
Global warming photography - photographs of global climate change in the Arctic, Antarctica, glaciers, temperate climate zones, rising seas.
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