Sustainability Committee

Resources for Working Sustainably

Help with Teaching Climate Change and Sustainability

See below for online resources, books, PowerPoint slides, hands-on-activities, labs, and homework assignments. Read, download, edit, plug into your Astronomy 101 course, and teach climate change!

Online Resources


  • The Lomborg Deception: Setting the Record Straight about Global Warming, by Howard Friel (Yale University Press, 2010)
  • The Merchants of Doubt, by Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway, 2010
  • Sustainable Energy Without the Hot Air, by David MacKay
  • This Changes Everything, by Naomi Klein (Simon and Schuster, 2014)
  • Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change, by Elizabeth Kolbert (Bloomsbury, 2007)

PowerPoint Slides

Hands-on-Activities, Labs, and Homework Assignments