Internet Resources


Help

Results 1 - 20 of 367 matches

Your Own El Nino

This activity allows students to make El Nino in a container, but it might work better as a teacher demonstration. The introduction and information provided describe El Nino, its processes and its ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

I Live in the Midwest & Northern Great Plains - Does Climate Change Matter to Me?

This video features Katharine Hayhoe presenting a lively discussion of impacts that the Midwestern US is experiencing due to climate change. It steps through evidence for how climate change is ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Drought: Identifying Impacts and Evaluating Solutions Lesson Plan

Through this set of lessons, students learn about the impacts of water shortages due to drought, make connections to climate patterns, and explore solutions that increase communities' capacities ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

I Live in the Eastern US - Does Climate Change Matter to Me? | Global Weirding

This video discusses impacts that the Eastern US is experiencing due to climate change. It describes the seasonal shifts that may affect tourism in New England, extreme heat in the Southeast, how ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Southern Great Plains & Southwest | Global Weirding

This video discusses impacts that the Midwestern US is experiencing due to climate change. It describes how climate change is affecting agriculture, tourism, drought and flood, water cycles and ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Assessing Drought in the United States

This easy-to-understand video animation describes drought and explains the different categories of drought used by the drought monitor. It discusses the effects of and contributions to drought, what ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Too Much, Too Little

This video describes the joint NASA-JAXA GPM (Global Precipitation Measurement) satellite mission and why it is necessary for monitoring precipitation around the Earth. It also discusses the science ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Drought Data and Projections

This resource includes 3 videos that are animations of drought data. The first is an animation of the US Drought Monitor drought index snapshots from 2010-2018. The second is an animation of global ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

EarthNow Climate Digest

This visualization provides an informative summary of the quarterly seasonal global weather and climate using the 3-D Science on a Sphere format. These video summaries use animations of recent NOAA ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Does Climate Change Cause Extreme Weather?

This video provides a good introduction to the field of attribution science. Beginning with an introduction to weather and climate, it describes how severe weather might be linked to climate change ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Billion-Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters

This set of interactive data visualizations show the weather and climate events that have had the greatest economic impact on the US from 1980 to 2016.
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

ESRI Drought Tracker

Using US Drought Monitor data and its classification system, this interactive tool tracks drought in the continental US by county, from 2000 to the present.
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Is Climate Change Just a Lot of Hot Air?

This short video illustrates how warming ocean temperature is a major factor in climate change, particularly the increase in severity of extreme weather (notably storms and drought).
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Drought in the Colorado Basin

This series of visualizations is part of a rich multi-agency effort to showcase the usefulness of open data (i.e., data provided in a discoverable, sharable, and machine-readable format) by exploring ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

National Integrated Drought Information System: Data, Maps and Tools

This is a extensive collection of maps, data, and tools that students can use to research drought and its impacts on agriculture, wildfires, water supply, vegetation, soil moisture, temperature and ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Climate Change, After the Storm

This 3-activity sequence addresses the question: "To what extent should coastal communities build or rebuild?" The activity uses social science and ...
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Why Climate Change Makes Stronger Storms

This video reviews how increasing temperatures in the Arctic are affecting the path of the jet stream, the severity of storms, and the length of individual weather events (rain, storms, drought).
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Hurricanes and Climate

In this activity, students use maps and data to learn about where and how hurricanes form and possible correlations with climate change affecting their strength.
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

Extreme Weather and Climate Change

This video explores what scientists know about how changes in global climate and increasing temperatures affect different extreme weather events.
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.

What Could A Hurricane Do To My Home?

This activity examines the impacts of hurricanes and storm surges on coastal communities.
CLEAN Selected This activity has been selected for inclusion in the CLEAN collection.
Learn more about this review process.



Advertisement