Helping climate science make sense.

Tell Me Why: Climate Science Is So Important

Tell Me Why: Climate Data Matter

What’s seen from the sky can tell us a lot about what’s happening on Earth. Scientists rely on data gleaned from satellites for information on how our climate already has changed, and for clues on how it might change in the future. Scientist Jeff Privette tells us more in Tell Me Why, a NOAA-funded series that explains key climate concepts.

Related Content:
Tell Me Why: We Need ‘Normals’ and Long-term Trends
Tell Me Why: Questions Swirl Around Climate & Tornadoes
Tell Me Why: The Climate Extremes Index Matters

« Climate in Context

« Climate in Context

Gallery

The Tale of Two Marches A look at the stark difference between March 2012 and March 2013 across the country.

View Gallery