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Climate Model

Basic Climate Model 101

Bob Hawkins
A simple Energy Balance Climate Model of the Earth with no atmosphere.  Explore the impact of changing solar radiation, Earths albedo, and ocean heat capacity on the Earths temperature by using the sliders in the panel below.

Climate Model

  • 5 years 11 months ago

Basic Climate Model 101: Role of Oceans

Bob Hawkins
A simple Energy Balance Climate Model of the Earth with no atmosphere.  Explore the impact of changing the ocean's depth (i.e. heat capacity) and the pattern of solar radiation on the earth's temperature by using the sliders in the panel below.

Climate Model

  • 5 years 10 months ago