Check out these two new websites.
The first is an interactive map to explore the temperature rise globally and at locations of your choosing.
YOUR WARMING WORLD
The heat is on for the planet as a whole, but what has been happening where you live? Click a place on the map to find out, or enter a location in the search box in the top right-hand corner.
The second one is a listing of popular climate myths by way of four main headings, click on one and a drop down menu opens up itemized lists with reference to more information.
Popular Climate Myths
1 IT’S NOT HAPPENING.
Deniers Say: Global climate change isn’t happening at all. Just show me enough contradictory data, and everything will be okay.
2 IT’S NOT US.
Deniers Say: There are plenty of perfectly natural causes for global climate change, none of which involve me taking any responsibility.
3 IT’S NOT BAD.
Deniers Say: Global warming and cooling cycles have happened before. I say a few extra beach days beats an ice age hands down.
4 IT’S TOO HARD.
Deniers Say: Why bother trying to curb emissions? We’ll only fail. Let’s just keep doing what we’re doing and hope for the best.