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PhET Simulation: The Greenhouse Effect Feature Summary

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PhET Simulation: The Greenhouse Effect
Security note:
Once you have clicked on the "simulation" link below, be sure to read the Java Security Advisory before running the simulation: To do that, click the "Read now" button on the yellow band near the top of the PhET page.

Investigate climate change with this PhET simulation. You'll see how greenhouse gases keep Earth much warmer than it would be without them.

(This feature was updated on May 3, 2013.)
May 1, 2013 - May 16, 2013