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Understanding Climate Change
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Access essential background information, “take-away” messages on climate change science and communication, and links to expert climate science resources drawn from the most authoritative and respected climate science sources of information, such as the National Academy of Sciences, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, NOAA, NASA, and the World Meteorological Organization.
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