Global Warming (Encarta Encyclopedia)
Change Master Directory (NASA)
Global Warming and Climate Change Policy WWW sites listing. A
Directory to Earth Science data and services.
Includes Learning Center.
Warming (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration-NOAA)
What is the greenhouse effect?
Education Site (Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program -
Dept. of Energy Program)
Information and resources pertaining to understanding global climate
change, global warming - for beginners and experts, lesson plans,
quizzes, Ask a Scientist questions/answers, and resource links.
Environmental Protection Agency's Global Warming Site (EPA)
Global Warming - The Dangers, The Science, Calculate Your Impact, Global
Warming Myths and Facts, What You Can Do. We are seeing
devastation to some of Earth's fragile ecosystems and their dependent
biodiversity, experiencing rising health problems, witnessing changes in
established weather patterns that are endangering lives and disrupting
economies. It's happening and we need to take immediate
steps in our daily lives to reverse our harmful activities. Get the
facts and learn ways you can help.
(Fight Global Warming - Environmental Defense)
Warming (Union of Concerned Scientists)
Warming of the Earth (The Woods Hole Research Center)
A beginner's guide to understanding the issues of global warming.
graphic illustration on the Greenhouse Effect (click on The Greenhouse
If you are using Netscape and get locked into their site and can't
"Back" out, bring down your "Go" menu to return.
Warming International Center (GWIC)
Focus on the Future
Explore how natural processes have changed climate in the past and how human activities may be warming the
Earth today. Global warming: history, causes, problems,
What can you do about it? Go on a greenhouse gas diet. Add
up your CO2 (carbon dioxide) emissions
Developed jointly by the American Museum of Natural History and the Environmental
Official web version of the exhibit, Global Warming: Understanding the Forecast, which has been touring the U.S. and
on display at the Smithsonian Institute.
Center for Photovoltaics (U.S. Dept. of Energy)
Click into About Photovoltaics and on underlined linked words.
Learn what solar cells are made of, how sunlight is converted to energy,
the advantages of solar energy (such as free, clean and silent), and
various ways it is used.
Scroll down for info and links - also see links on the left.
Solar Electricity Educational Resources
Master Index provided to help you find the information you need.
Energy Laboratory (U.S. Dept of Energy)
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is the nation's primary
laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency Research and
Are you an airhead? Calculate your environmental impact. Site includes a database of products by brand name to help consumers determine how much pollution they create.
Carbon Cycle (see
"Biological Engine of our Living Planet" on Great Links page for links