Video: The history of climate modeling

By Sophie Vorrath on 30 January 2013 In 1979 in America, an Ad Hoc Study Group on Carbon Dioxide and Climate provided the first unequivocal warning to the US government that climate change is a serious threat. As Steve Easterbrook’s fascinating climate modeling timeline below explains, the study ...

Energy

Where does our energy come from? Our way of life depends on energy from burning fossil fuels. Most energy comes from burning coal in power stations that create electricity to power industry, homes and schools. Petrol and oil used to power cars, trucks andplanes is another big one. We dig coal from ...