Global Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet
Carbon dioxide levels continue at record levels
From the Industrial Revolution to Climate Change: What Happened and Why?
Coal, oil and natural gas have helped bring humanity from farms, villages and feudalism to the vibrancy of modern society. But we are now at a juncture in human development because of climate change. How did we go from the horse and plough to warming the entire planet? Why did this happen and what might it mean for future generations? Read on to follow the climate change story from 1750 to 2100 and beyond.
Learn how human activity is changing the Earth
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the United Nations body for assesing the science related to climate change. In their website, you can find scientific reports related to climate change, its impacts and future risks. You can also find actions that can be taken to reduce the rate at which climate change is taking place.