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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, May 4, 2013 - 11:00 PM
"Many Planets, One Earth"
The early Earth was a much different planet than the one we know today. Ancient rocks provide evidence of the emergence of oxygen in the atmosphere and of a frozen Snowball Earth. Scientists Paul Hoffman and Andrew Knoll look at these clues to help explain the rise of complex animal life. D

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Saturday, May 4, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 4, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Atmosphere" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Many Planets, One Earth" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Atmosphere" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 11, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Oceans" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 11, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Ecosystems" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 12, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Oceans" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 12, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Ecosystems" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Human Population Dynamics" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 18, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Risk, Exposure, and Health" (LEARN/CREATE)

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