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Soil salinization prevents crops from taking up water and nutrients due to an excess of salt in the soil. Meagan Mauter at Carnegie Mellon University...
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Safe, clean drinking water is a fundamental human need. Orlando Coronell at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is developing improved...
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Alaska DOE
This is a 2 week unit on the focus of Ocean Acidification with Career Connections.
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS, HS
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Scientists and engineers, including Greg Characklis at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, are studying the connections between water,...
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Standards aligned
Wastewater is what gets flushed down the toilet, rinsed down the drain, and produced by places such as factories, workplaces, and homes. Kartik...
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This week's episode highlights wireless monitors, Antarctic glacier melt, science and engineering employment and, finally, a volcano discovery.
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In this week’s episode, we learn how long-term droughts affect the environment; we explore the role mood can play in decision making; we examine the...
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  • Science
  • High School
In this week's episode, we learn what makes cheetah's specialized hunters, discover new ways of remotely sensing water trends and, finally, we...
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  • High School
This set of activities explores the relationship between weather and climate with students using local data to derive their own definitions. Students...
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  • Science
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Sophie Parker is an ecoregional ecologist for The Nature Conservancy, with a background in soil and ecosystem science. Before studying nitrogen...