In this course, learners will become familiar with the scientific evidence that demonstrates human-caused climate change. We will explore how greenhouse gases cause the Earth to warm, and why our recent warming is attributed to human activities. We will also discuss where our climate is headed, including anticipated future temperature, precipitation, and sea level. Learners will engage with the consequences of these changes on our ecosystems, infrastructure, and communities. We will also identify how political beliefs influence our attitudes about climate change, and apply that knowledge to become better climate communicators.
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Incredibly important information and professionally presented
Relevant information, digestible lessons, perfect for professionals who need to incorporate climate planning. And who doesn't?
This course was really enjoyable to take and I learned a lot about climate change and how to find out more data on it.
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