This class describes the science of global warming and the forecast for humans’ impact on Earth’s climate. Intended for an audience without much scientific background but a healthy sense of curiosity, the class brings together insights and perspectives from physics, chemistry, biology, earth and atmospheric sciences, and even some economics—all based on a foundation of simple mathematics (algebra).
Global Warming I: The Science and Modeling of Climate ChangeUniversidad de Chicago
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Extraordinary! Challenging, but really fun as well. A lot of work, but I have not learned this much in such a short time since leaving University.
Thanks, Prof David Archer for teaching us. You may not know us but hope to see you face to face when I visit the US after the coronavirus pandemic.
Very interesting course! With the recommended book one can delve quite deeply into the science of climate change.
Very good course to understand the connections between temperature, greenhouse gases, water vapor, carbon cylce ...
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