Global Warming & Climate Change

Ask Dr Global Change

The US Global Change Research Information Office answers questions on dozens of topics such as land use, the carbon cycle, ozone depletion and global warming, with links organized by subject, category, and date of last update. Question-and-answer format.

Australian Bureau of Meteorology: Climate Change

Fact sheets and information on climate change, with an Australian perspective. Also provides annual statements on Australia’s climate.

BBC Science – Climate Change

Key points, articles, pros and cons, and resources regarding climate change.

Climate Progress

A blog featuring the science, solutions, and politics of climate change. Also offers related links.

CorpWatch – Climate Justice Initiative

News links and background information from an organization that reports the effects on climate of actions by multinational corporations.

EcoAction

Canadian government site reporting official actions concerning climate change, and suggesting ways people can help.

European Environment Agency – Climate Change

Reports on the science of climate change, its impacts and possible mitigation strategies. Collection of indicators, reports, links, data sets and targets on climate change.

Global Climate Change: Research Explorer

Discover how researchers study climate change; examine the latest scientific data on this global problem. From the US National Science Foundation.

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

Established by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to assess available scientific, technical, and socio-economic information in the field of climate change. Links to full-text papers, meeting schedule, speeches and press releases, and an information center offering data viewed as statistics, graphically, and by map.

NASA: Earth Observatory

News, feature articles, data and reference reviews on many aspects of our changing world.

NASA’s Global Change Master Directory

A directory of descriptions of data sets of relevance to global change research. The GCMD database covers climate change, agriculture, the atmosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere and oceans, geology, geography, and human dimensions of global change.

START – System for Analysis Research and Training

Aims to evaluate the impact of global change and enhance scientific capacity in developing countries.

The Climate Trust

Promotes climate change and global warming solutions by providing carbon dioxide offset projects and advancing offset policies.

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Online newsletter concerning issues on and about the UN’s convention on long term weather change. Page includes list of meetings and the background behind the Kyoto Protocol.

U.S. Global Change Research Program

Scientific research, links, educational resources, U.S. national assessment of the potential consequences of climate variability and change.