Zones and Drivers
Explore the world climate
zones and the principal climate drivers (the Sun, greenhouse gases,
Variations and Variability
Learn about known climate
variations over timescales ranging from annual to more
than 100 million years.
Tour the climates of the past,
Earth's greenhouse-icehouse modes, orbitally forced climates and
Access major climate proxy
databases used in modern paleoclimate analysis (continental, marine, cryosphere)
Conduct online research projects
to enhance your understanding of climate processes and behavior.
Other websites with
information, tools and data that pertain to the study of Earth's