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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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Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012 - 11:00 PM    "Agriculture" Will world population outrun food resources? The "Green Revolution" of the 20th century multiplied crop yields, in part through increasing inputs of pesticides and fertilizers. How can farmers reduce their use of agricultural chemicals and still produce enough food?. D

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Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Agriculture" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Oct 16, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Water Resources" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Agriculture" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Water Resources" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Biodiversity Decline" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Oct 23, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Energy Challenges" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Biodiversity Decline" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Energy Challenges" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Atmospheric Pollution" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Oct 30, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Earth's Changing Climate" (LEARN/CREATE)

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