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"The Heat is ON! Confronting Climate Change in the Classrooom" - Summer

This workshop focused on global climate change, its impacts on the cryosphere, and the remote sensing techniques used at CReSIS. Participants in the workshops met and worked with world class scientists addressing climate change and sea level rise issues and develop resources to use in the classroom.

Below are videos of scientist presentations at the 2008 workshop with the accompanying PowerPoint presentations. 

Talk One - Introduction to Climate Change - Dr. Richard Alley

Slides - pdf ppt

 

Talk Two - Glacier Flow - Dr. C.J. van der Veen

Slides - pdf ppt

 

Talk Three - Energy Balance and Circulation Systems - Mitch Oswald

Slides - pdf ppt

 

Talk Four - Sea Ice - Dr. Victoria Lytle

Slides - pdf ppt

 

Talk Six - Radar and Satellite Remote Sensing - Dr. Chris Allen

Slides - pdf ppt

 

Talk Seven - Global Climate Models - Dr. Johannes Feddema

Slides - pdf ppt

 

Talk Eight - Local and Regional Impacts - Dr. Nathan Brunsell

Slides - pdf ppt

 

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