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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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Saturday, Jun 16, 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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Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Atmospheric Pollution" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jun 16, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Earth's Changing Climate" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 17, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Atmospheric Pollution" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 17, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Earth's Changing Climate" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jun 23, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, Jun 23, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 24, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Looking Forward: Our Global Experiment" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, Jun 24, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Atmosphere" (LEARN/CREATE)

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