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

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

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Atmospheric Pollution" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Earth's Changing Climate" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jan 5, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jan 5, 2013 - 3:30 AM "Atmosphere" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jan 5, 2013 - 3:00 PM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jan 5, 2013 - 3:30 PM "Atmosphere" (LEARN/CREATE)

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