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QUT Bachelor of Science (Environmental)

QUT Bachelor of Science (Environmental)

Hi, my name is Danielle and I’m a QUT graduate; I studied a Bachelor of Applied Science with a major in Ecology and a co-major in Environmental Science. I am now working for a vegetation management company as the Project Officer. I decided to go into Applied Science because I was good as science, didn’t …

Natural Ecosystem Change

Natural Ecosystem Change

Hi. It’s Mr. Andersen and this environmental science video 10. It is on natural ecosystem change. In this picture these researchers are holding ice cores that they collected at Vostok station in Antartica. We can take those ice cores, melt them in the lab and it releases this ancient atmosphere. So we could look at, …

Nuclear Energy

Nuclear Energy

Hi. It’s Mr. Andersen and this AP environmental sciences video 25. It is on nuclear energy. You are probably familiar with the Richter Scale. It is a log scale by which we measure the size of earthquakes. But you are not familiar with the INE Scale or the International Nuclear Event Scale. It is also …

Welcome to Duke’s Nicholas School of the Environment

Welcome to Duke’s Nicholas School of the Environment

(easygoing instrumental music) – [Narrator] The expertise of our 70 full-time faculty members spans 16 research focus areas ranging from air and water quality, environmental health, forestry and marine resources to biodiversity conservation, climate change, energy and environmental economics and policy. Our faculty and staff are dedicated to designing curricula that reflect the most pressing …

Environmental Science field trip

Environmental Science field trip

I take students on a very big field camp where we camp out in tents, and we stay in a national park that contains world heritage listed rainforest and it’s a site where a variety of different species are in reasonable abundance … and it’s also a site that aesthetically it has some fantastic views …

2050 – A Documentary

Life on Earth was said to have begun 3.5 billion years ago, and humans were thought to only have existed for 6 or 7 million years. We have always lived with our own traditions and cultures, staying in equilibrium, living in time with the Earth, and then all of a sudden, the world started becoming …

Environmental Science

Environmental Science

Hi. It’s Mr. Andersen and this is AP Environmental Science video 1. It is the first in a series of videoes for AP Environmental Science, which is the study of the interactions between the systems of the earth and the human systems. And I remember visiting Shanghai and looking across the Bund and thinking, Wow. …