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Environmental Engineer | Wikipedia audio article

Environmental Engineer | Wikipedia audio article

Environmental engineering is a professional engineering discipline that takes from broad scientific topics like chemistry, biology, ecology, geology, hydraulics, hydrology, microbiology, and mathematics to create solutions that will protect and also improves the health of living organisms and improve the quality of the environment. Environmental engineering is a sub-discipline of civil engineering and chemical engineering. …

Endicott College Environmental Science Program

Endicott College Environmental Science Program

I choose Environmental Science personally because I had a knack for Science and Mathematics back in high school, so I always wanted to do something in the future where I would be associated with that, associated with alternative energy, renewable energy. Environmental Science leads to big things. It’s a major field, it’s a growing field, …

QUT Environmental Science student, Michelle

MICHELLE, QUT STUDENT: My name is Michelle and I study a Bachelor of Science majoring in environmental science. The reason why I like environmental science is because it combines a lot of different scientific disciplines into the one. So you have your chemistry when you’re talking about water pollution, you have geology, you have, naturally, …

Prof. Ryan Prosser (environmental toxicology)

Prof. Ryan Prosser (environmental toxicology)

My research relates to environmental toxicology, so I look at the impact of chemicals that are used in various aspects of society whether it’s on agriculture or industry or commercially and their potential fate. How they make their way into the environment, what happens to them when they get in the environment and what effect …

The Science of Soil: Choosing a Career

The Science of Soil: Choosing a Career

-[Joel Brown] If you have a degree in soil science, virtually anything that you see yourself doing as a career is available to you. There are more traditional things like forestry, agronomy, working with farmers, working with new crop varieties, those sorts of things are always available. But in the past twenty years, the real …

Natural resources – Environmental Science

Natural resources – Environmental Science

Natural Resources is the mode of survival for all the living beings. We need to restore back the possible resources so that the nature remains stable. But in our planet, People use and over-exploit the natural resources and fail to restore the ecological balance in the natural environment, which leads to deforestation. Its causes are …