Repertoire

Over the years I collected an arsenal. They’re part of my Climateball repertoire. There are more, but these should be enough to get you going. If you need assistance, contact me at language is a social art dot gmail.

Introductions

2008. The Discovery of Global Warming
Spencer’s classic book, courtesy of the American Institute of Physics.

2008. How to Talk to a Skeptic.
Cody’s series is still the best.

2018. The impacts of climate change at 1.5C, 2C and beyond.
Carbon Brief’s page is a work of art.

2020. Global Warming & Climate Change Myths.
Not half as bad as it looks. You’ll need something better at some point.

Institutions

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
ipcc.ch
RTFR – Read The Friendly Reports.

Global Climate Change – Vital Signs of the Planet
climate.nasa.gov
NASA’s site is very well done.

American Chemical Society
The ACS Science Toolkit
An examplary website!

Berkeley Earth
berkeleyearth.org
A contrarian audit of the temperature records that found warming.

Tools

Wood for Trees
woodfortrees.org
Toying with time series and creating screenshots is a must.

Climate Reanalyzer
climatereanalyzer.org
Cool platform for visualizing climate and weather datasets.

C-ROADS
croadsworldclimate.climateinteractive.org
Climate Rapid Overview and Decision Support. Better than its name.

Resources for the Future
Carbon Pricing Calculator
Because visualizing the effects of different policy designs matters.

Energy Policy Solutions Simulator
us.energypolicy.solutions
Policies imply trade-offs. Test how your ideas would work.

Shared Socioeconomic Pathways Database
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
Everything one needs to know about future projections.

Art

An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments
bookofbadarguments.com

Climate Lab Book
Warming Stripes
The most beautiful representation of the 20th century warming.

The Climate Clock
climateclock.net
Powerful!