Planetary Climate Exercise
http://msowww.anu.edu.au/~pfrancis/roleplay/greenhouse.doc

Paul Francis, Australian National University


This MS Word document explains roles for a Planetary Climate role-playing exercise dealing with the atmospheres of Venus and the Earth. Roles include experts on coal, carbon dioxide, heat balance, spectroscopy, atmospheric transmission and the water cycle.

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Part of the Starting Point collection. The Starting Point collection includes resources addressing the needs of faculty and graduate students designing, developing, and delivering entry-level undergraduate courses in geoscience.

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Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Hydrologic cycle, , Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology :Global energy balance
Resource Type: Activities
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14), Graduate/Professional
Earth System Topics: Climate, Solar System and Astronomy, Atmosphere
Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources, Climate