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Cardinal Courses: Rosemary Knight & Dustin Schroeder

Cardinal Courses: Rosemary Knight & Dustin Schroeder

[MUSIC PLAYING] The whole focus of a Cardinal Course is to allow students to learn new information while applying it to solving a real problem. So we’re out here in the Tulare Irrigation District applying advanced geophysical imaging methods. So students are learning all about the latest and greatest in geophysics. And we’re using those …

10 Most BIZARRE Genetically Modified Plants EVER

10 Most BIZARRE Genetically Modified Plants EVER

Welcome to Top10Archive! Think it’s scary that geneticists are altering the genetic code of animals to make them glow in the dark? Then you’ll love knowing that you’ve probably been ingesting and cohabitating with genetically modified plants without even knowing it. While some have practical purposes, others aren’t quite what we’d consider a “necessity.” 10. …

UNH Ocean Acidification Research

UNH Ocean Acidification Research

[MOTOR CRUISING] This is the Damariscotta River in Damariscotta, Maine. This is probably the most famous river or water body in Maine to grow oysters. Part of our business is raising oysters from egg to small seed sizes in our hatchery. And back around 2008, 2009, we started to have really, really big problems growing …

Clorofluorocarbonos

Clorofluorocarbonos

los clorofluorocarbonos o cfc ,son moléculas volátiles derivados de hidrocarburos saturado como el metano y el etano en los cuales se sustituyen los átomos de hidrógeno por átomos de cloro o flúor estas moléculas son sintetizada por el hombre es su estructura básica funcional contiene átomos de cloro flúor y carbón dispuestas en distintas proporciones …

Mario J. Molina | Wikipedia audio article

Mario J. Molina | Wikipedia audio article

Mario José Molina-Pasquel Henríquez (born March 19, 1943) is a Mexican-born American chemist known for his pivotal role in the discovery of the Antarctic ozone hole. He was a co-recipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his role in elucidating the threat to the Earth’s ozone layer of chlorofluorocarbon gases (or CFCs). He …