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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 11, 2013 - 11:30 PM
Scientists from the Smithsonian Center for Tropical Research document the astounding abundance of diversity in tropical rainforests to discover why so many species coexist that are competing for the same resources. In North America, the Yellowstone Wolf Reintroduction project explores why removing just one species dramatically changed the distribution of plants and animals up and down the food web.. D

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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)

Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Human Population Dynamics" (LEARN/CREATE)

Sunday, May 19, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Risk, Exposure, and Health" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 25, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Agriculture" (LEARN/CREATE)

Saturday, May 25, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Water Resources" (LEARN/CREATE)

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