Topic 6 The Issue of Global Warming
6.1.1 Describe the role of greenhouse gases in maintaining mean global temperature.
6.1.2 Describe how human activities add to greenhouse gases.
6.1.3 Discuss qualitatively the potential effects of increased mean global temperature.
6.1.4 Discuss the feedback mechanisms that would be associated with an increase in mean global temperature.
6.1.5 Describe and evaluate pollution management strategies to address the issue of global warming.
6.1.6 Outline the arguements surrounding global warming.
6.1.7 Evaluate contrasting human perceptions of the issue of global warming.
Al Gore TED Talk
NASA: Climate Change
The Economics of Climate Change
PBS: Global Warming The Signs and the Science
How to Determine the Scientific Consensus on Global Warming
Ants May Boost CO2 Absorption Enough to Slow Global Warming
BiteSize: Global Warming
PPT: 6.1 Global Warming