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Let's Talk Climate Change: Resources

Discover a set of resources to give you background knowledge on climate change.

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Earth Month: Green Energy

An overview of environmentally-friendly ways to generate electricity and power our vehicles

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Earth Month: Climate Change

Discover the probable causes, likely effects, and potential ways to mitigate climate change.

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Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources

A career focused on climate change and sustainability would let you help people by working to help solve the biggest problems of our time.

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Clothing4Climate

Everyone wears clothes, no matter their socioeconomic background, age, or culture. The Clothing4Climate project encourages youth in Grades 7 to 12 to learn about the science behind climate change and the impact our clothing system has on the environment.

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Introduction to Climate Change

Learn more about the causes and impacts of global climate change.

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Vehicle Emissions Primer

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

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 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 are Greenhouse Gases?

This backgrounder explains what greenhouse gases are and how they contribute to climate change.