Rock on!! "To find the vanguard of climate education in the United States, keep an eye on four teachers in Maryland's Wicomico County public school district. Using field trips, editorial cartoons, even parent objections, they're taking climate change far from the science classroom."
Warming Winters: U.S. Temperature Trends - While the U.S. as a whole has seen a warming trend that has raised annual average temperatures by 1.3°F over the past 100 years, warming varies seasonally, and it’s winter that has seen the fastest warming.
A first of its kind NASA-backed study has demonstrated that the Amazon rainforest may actually be helping us in the fight against global warming by virtue of the amount of carbon dioxide it is able to hold onto. The highly technical study, which was carried out over seven years and involved a number of universities from across the globe,
"Researchers think they've found a "gateway belief" that leads to greater science acceptance" (article/studies) (via Washington Post) (26 February 2015) In a new study ... "After being presented with the consensus message, people on average increased their estimate of the percentage of scientists who agree about climate change by 12.8 percent. And the paper further found that when people up their estimate of the percentage of scientists who accept that global warming is caused by humans…