Heating Earth's Surface and Atmosphere - Chapter 2


Earth - Sun Relationships



What Is Earth's Axial Tilt or Obliquity?




Forms of Energy


* Interval scales tell us about the order of data points, and the size of the intervals

 in between data points.

** A ratio scale is an interval scale with a true zero point.



Mechanisms of Heat Transfer

Heat Budget

Latitudinal Heat Balance (annual radiation budget)

Remote Sensing (click here for PowerPoint slides)