Log In

Grades

Subjects

Info

Grades

9-12

Accessibility

Textual, Visual

Permitted Use

Stream, Download, Share, and Modify


Part of WGBH
55 Favorites
2871 Views
Please login in order to rate this resource!

Greenland Ice Sheet Project 2: A Record of Climate Change

An increase of one degree Fahrenheit in average global temperature sounds innocuous enough. Daily high and low temperatures can fluctuate far more than that on an average day. However, changes to global averages can alter conditions that most of us take for granted. This interactive activity adapted from materials from the Wright Center for Science Education at Tufts University describes how climatologists obtain and interpret evidence from the Greenland Ice Sheet in an effort to piece together a picture of Earth's distant climate history.

This media asset was adapted from Greenland Ice Sheet Project 2: A Record of Climate Change by Zachary Smith.

Contributor:
Funder:
Producer:

You must be logged in to use this feature

Need an account?
Register Now