Cryosphere Module References
Climate and the Cryosphere: Unit Overview
- Qiu, J., 2010. Measuring the Meltdown. Nature, 468 (7321), 141-142.
Lab 1: Getting to Know the Cryosphere
- Vihma, T., 2014. Effects of Arctic sea ice decline on weather and climate: A review. Surveys in Geophysics, 35(5), 1175-1214.
Lab 2: Earth's Frozen Oceans
- Ross, D., 1995. Introduction to Oceanography. New York: HarperCollins College Publishers. pp. 199-226, 339-343.
- Fryar, C. D., Gu, Q., & Ogden, C. L., 2012. Anthropometric reference data for children and adults: United States, 2007-2010. Vital and health statistics. Series 11, Data from the national health survey, (252), 1-48.
Lab 3: Land Ice
- All About Glaciers. National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). Web.
- "Fastest Glacier." PBS Learning Media. Web.
Lab 5: Evidence of Recent Change
- "How much water is there on, in, and above the Earth?" USGS. 19 March 2014. Web.
- Great Lakes Facts and Figures. Great Lakes Information Network. 30 June 2015. Web.
- Freedman, A., 2013. NOAA: 2012 Hottest & 2nd-Most Extreme Year On Record. Web.
Lab 6: Future of the Cryosphere
- The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), 2001. Climate Change 2001: Summary for Policymakers. Web.
- Riebeek, H., 2010. Global Warming. NASA Earth Observatory. Web.
- Poore, R.Z., Williams, R.S., Jr., and Tracey, Christopher, 2000. Sea level and climate: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 002–00. Web.