Global Warming

  • 12.30.17

    How is Today’s Warming Different from the Past?

    There are a number of misconceptions about global warming and climate change. One of the most prominent ones is that the warming that we are experiencing is not an anomaly and that the world has been this warm before. This article from NASA describes the type of warming that we have seen in the past, and gives cl...

    There are a number of misconceptions about global warming and climate change. One of the most prominent ones is that the warming that we are experiencing is not an anomaly and that the world has been this warm before. 

    This article from NASA describes the type of warming that we have seen in the past, and gives clear examples of how and why the warming that we are seeing now is different. 

    Global Temperature Anomaly

  • 06.01.17

    So What Exactly Is the Paris Climate Accord?

    Recently, the Paris Climate Agreement as been in the news but what is the agreement and why does it matter? This article from NPR outlines some of the key goals included in the Paris Climate Agreement: 2 Degrees: "Holding the increase in global average temperature to well below 2 degrees C above pre-industrial lev...Read More