This learning resource explores the natural and human sources of CO2, seasonal cycles of carbon and how satellite data are used to map CO2 for the whole earth.

Subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Science

Age range: 11–14 years old

Type: literacy and IT activities

Complexity: medium to advance

Minimum lesson time required: 5 hours

Includes the use of: internet, spreadsheet software

Downloadable: ESA CCI Education Resource Pack_Carbon cycle.pdf