This animation takes you through 130 years of historical climate and through 100 years of climate predicted by a high emission scenario (A2). These animations are based on data from National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)'s Community Climate System Model, version 3 (CCSM3,, supported by the Directorate for Geosciences of the National Science Foundation and the Office of Biological and Environmental Research of the U.S. Department of Energy) and distributed through the University of New Hampshire, EOS-WEBSTER Earth Science Information Partner (ESIP).