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Habitable Planet, The

The Habitable Planet: A Systems Approach to Environmental Science is a course for high school teachers and undergraduate students in environmental science. The content course will help teachers of biology, chemistry, and Earth science to provide more content in their classes. The course components include 13 half-hour video programs, a coordinated Web site which includes the streamed video programs, the course text online, five interactive simulations, background on the scientists who created the content and those whose research is documented, a professional development guide (also available in print form), and additional resources. Graduate credit is available for the course through . . .

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Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 - 3:00 AM    "Earth's Changing Climate" Tropical glaciers are the world's thermometers; their melting is a signal that human activities are warming the planet. A California project tries to predict whether natural ecosystems will be able to absorb enough additional carbon dioxide from the atmosphere in the next 50 years to mitigate the full impact of human-induced greenhouse gas emissions.. D

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Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 - 3:00 AM "Earth's Changing Climate" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 - 3:30 AM "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 3, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 3, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Atmosphere" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Oceans" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Ecosystems" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Human Population Dynamics" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 17, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Risk, Exposure, and Health" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 24, 2018 - 1:00 AM "Agriculture" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 24, 2018 - 1:30 AM "Water Resources" (LEARN/CREATE)

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