Climate Change

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Piers Evans

Education Pathway
Job Title
Municipal Sustainability Coordinator
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Piers Evans

ceberg under the midnight sun in Greenland

Climate: Polar Regions

Learn about the unique climate found in Earth’s polar regions.
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Climate: Polar Regions

Our climate is changing

Introduction to Climate Change

Learn more about the causes and impacts of global climate change.
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Introduction to Climate Change

Krysten Rutherford

Krysten Rutherford

Education Pathway
Job Title
PhD Candidate, Oceanography
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Krysten Rutherford

Cow

Cows, Methane, and Climate Change

How do beef and dairy cows contribute to climate change? Livestock agriculture is a source of methane, a powerful greenhouse gas.
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Cows, Methane, and Climate Change

Holly Wortman | Technicienne en météorologie

Holly Wortman

Education Pathway
Job Title
Meteorological Technician
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Holly Wortman

Measuring Changes To A Glacier

Careers: Climatologist

5 images of some work related to the scientific study of climate such as using instruments to measure changes in climates
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Careers: Climatologist

 A forest damaged by pine beetles

How Do Introduced Species Affect Ecosystems and the Economy?

When a species ends up outside of its natural zone, the consequences on other species, ecosystems and human industries can be severe. Climate change and human activities can introduce species into new zones.
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How Do Introduced Species Affect Ecosystems and the Economy?

Solar panel project in Dakar, Senegal

What are Carbon Offsets?

Can carbon offsets help you reduce your environmental footprint, practice sustainable living and fight climate change?
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What are Carbon Offsets?

Cars driving through thick smog

Vehicle Emissions Primer

This backgrounder describes how vehicle emissions work and how they affect air quality, including their contribution to smog.
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Vehicle Emissions Primer

Hamilton, Ontario industrial area with Toronto skyline in the background

What are Greenhouse Gases?

This backgrounder explains what greenhouse gases are and how they contribute to climate change.
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What are Greenhouse Gases?

What is the Greenhouse Effect?

What is the Greenhouse Effect?

Explore the greenhouse effect and learn about the impacts it can have on the environment.
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What is the Greenhouse Effect?

A melting world-shaped glacier

What is Ocean Warming and Why Does It Matter?

Oceans absorb the greatest amount of solar radiation on Earth. Ocean warming can lead to glaciers melting and ocean acidification.
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What is Ocean Warming and Why Does It Matter?

Biofuel concept

What are the Pros and Cons of Ethanol Biofuel?

Biofuels like ethanol might help fight climate change. But they can contribute to food insecurity and greenhouse gases in ways that might surprise you.
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What are the Pros and Cons of Ethanol Biofuel?