Earth Science Learning Community

Introduction

The Green House Effect

In these lessons, we will explore the following questions:

  1. Effects of Living in a Greenhouse
  2. You've all seen commercials about the changing climate and you've been told in school that we have to reduce our waste, find alternative fuels and how the environment is being effected by too much carbon.

    • But what does this all mean for you?
    • How well do we understand the environment that we are a part of?
    • The climate is changing but what does this mean for us?

  3. The Green House Effect
    • What is our atmosphere made up of?
    • How does the atmosphere get warm?
    • What is a greenhouse?
    • What is a greenhouse gas?

Image: Wikimedia - The Green House Effect