The course will present the current scientific understanding of the impact of greenhouse gas emissions on our climate, and physical and natural systems and economy including our oceans in a manner that should be understandable to those with or without a scientific background. It will also explore what we can do individually and collectively to address the crisis that greenhouse gas emissions resulting from human activities has produced.
Sessions 1 (& 2) Course Introduction, the scientific explanations of the main effects of greenhouse gas emissions (global warming and ocean acidification), credibility of computer models, the main competing hypotheses.
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This is an SOU (Southern Oregon University) OLLI (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute) course offering For information on registration, visit OLLI @ SOU.