Cloudy Climate Change: How Clouds Affect Earth's Temperature

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While clouds may not make for the most enjoyable weather, they play an important role when it comes to regulating the temperature of the earth. Watch this video and learn how these giant masses of water droplets actually help to cool the planet in face rising global temperatures.

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CCSS: Adaptable
NGSS: Adaptable
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  • Integrate this resource into an environmental science unit on climate change
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