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Climate Change Bibliography

American Audubon Society

Where have all the birds gone? North American has lost 3 billion birds since 1970.   www.audubon.org/news/north-america-has-lost-more-1-4-birds-last-50-years-new-study-says?

Chicago Botanic Garden

https://www.chicagobotanic.org/pr/release/chicago botanic garden celebrates world environment day.

The Jason Project and Climate Change

https://www.jason.org/portfolio_item/climate-seas-of-change

NASA

https://climate.nasa.gov/evidence/

https://climate.nasa.gov/scientific-consensus/

https://climate.nasa.gov/solutions/resources/

UN and State of CA

NOAA---National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

https://www.climate.gov/climate-and-energy-topics/causes-climate-change

https://www.noaa.gov/climate

World Wildlife Foundation

https://www.worldwildlife.org/initiatives/climate

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

https://www.ipcc.ch/

EPA

A student’s guide to global warming (updated last on 5/9/17)

https://archive.epa.gov/climatechange/kids/index.html

https://www.epa.gov/climate-research/ecosystems-and-climate-change-research

https://www.epa.gov/climate-research

Previous EPA research has been known to improve knowledge of the health and environment effects of climate change and provide sustainable solutions for communities to effectively manage and reduce the impacts of a changing climate.

Chicago Council on Science and Technology

The Chicago Council on Science and Technology’s (C2ST) mission is to enhance the public’s understanding and appreciation of science and technology and their impact on society.

https://www.c2st.org/about/

National Geographic for Kids

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/science/climate-change/

State Climatologist office for IL

https://stateclimatologist.web.illinois.edu

https://www2.illinois.gov/epa/topics/climate/Pages/default.aspx 

Living Lands and Waters

https://www.livinglandsandwaters.org

Field Museum

https://www.fieldmuseum.org/science/research/area/keller-science-action-center/how-

Adaption and mitigation

https://store.fieldmuseum.org/product/Overheated

Museum of Science and Industry

https://www.msichicago.org/explore/whats-here/exhibits/extreme-ice/

https://www.msichicago.org/explore/whats-here/exhibits/extreme-ice/resources/help-a-ton-save-a-ton/

Natural History Museum of New York

climate change exhibit

https://www.amnh.org/about/press-center/updated-climate-change-content-in-hall-of-planet-earth

Our warming world

Consequences of climate change

https://www.amnh.org/explore/science-topics/climate-change/climate-change-resources

The Green New Deal

https://www.gp.org/green_new_deal

What is it and will it work?

https://www.dw.com/en/net-zero-by-2050-what-does-it-mean/a-48958487

Paris climate agreement synopsis

https://unfccc.int/process-and-meetings/the-paris-agreement/the-paris-agreement

Words of an adolescent

Thunberg, G. (2019).  The disarming case to act right now on climate.  [Video file].  Retrieved from http://www.ted.com/talks/greta_thunberg_the_ disarming_case_to_act_right_now_on_climate?language=en.

https://environmentaljusticetv.wordpress.com/2019/04/30/greta-thunberg-schools-adults-on-climate-change-inaction-nowthis/

Bill Gates in Gates Notes

https://www.gatesnotes.com/Energy/Buildings-are-good-for-people-and-bad-for-the-climate

Books and Periodicals  by author

Gelbspan, R.  (1997 ). The heat is on; the high stakes battle over Earth's threatened climate.  Reading, MA:  Addison Wesley Publishing Co., Inc.

Gelbspan, R.  (2008).  Boiling point:  how politicians, big oil and coal,  journalists and activists have fueled the climate crisis--and what we can do to avert disaster.  New York, NY:  Grand Central Publishing.

Gore. A. (2017).  An Inconvenient Sequel, Truth to Power, Your action handbook to learn the science, find your voice, and help solve the climate crises.  New York. NY:  Rodale.

Gutman, D.  (Ed.). (2009).  Recycle this book, 100 top children’s book authors tell you how to go green, New York, New York:  Random House.

 Scientific American. (2019). Wild Ideas in Science.

Schlossberg, T.  (2019).  inconspicuous consumption, the environmental impact you don't know you have.  New York, NY:  Grand Central Publishing.

The Climate Issue (September 21, 2019).  The Economist.


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