Education and Awareness on Global Climate Change

No challenge poses a greater threat to future generations than climate change.
— Barack Obama
 

Educational Links

nasa's climate Time Machine

A series of visualizations show how some of Earth's key climate indicators are changing over time

 

NASA's Images of Change

Explore a gallery of before-and-after images from land to space


Articles and Studies

NOAA’s Billion-Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters Mapping

By: NOAA National Centers of Environmental Information

Use this interactive event frequency and cost mapping tool below to better visualize the spatial dimensions of Billion-dollar weather and climate events.


Videos

Global Weirding is produced by KTTZ Texas Tech Public Media and distributed by PBS Digital Studios. New episodes every other Wednesday at 10 am central. 

 

Apps and Games

BY JET PROPULSION LABORATORY

BY JET PROPULSION LABORATORY

"It’s free, it’s dazzling and it puts Earth in the palm of your hands. NASA’s “Earth Now” app displays real-time global satellite data of your planet’s vital signs. Great for students, teachers and anyone interested in Earth science, this 3D app can be your go-to source for carbon dioxide conditions, gravity anomalies, ozone levels over Antarctica and more."

 
 
 
BY NASA

BY NASA

Human activities, a changing climate and natural disasters are rapidly altering the face of our planet. Both NASA satellites and ground photographers have captured these changes in the form of eye-opening before-and-after images of phenomena ranging from glacial retreat to urbanization. Each image can be viewed side-by-side or with an interactive slider and in context on a world map.

 
 
 
BY JET PROPULSION LABORATORY

BY JET PROPULSION LABORATORY

NASA’s latest educational game is part-pong, part-resource management and 100 percent retro. The goal is to slow the pace of global warming, and players learn about the global carbon cycle, different carbon sources and ways alternative energy and reforestation can help offset those sources. Take on the challenge if you think you have quick fingers and strong multitasking skills!