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China environmental challenges study tour | RMIT University

China environmental challenges study tour | RMIT University

The China Environmental Challenges study tour gives our environmental engineering and science students a chance to go to China and learn firsthand about some of China’s environmental challenges. (Chinese lute music) – We were basically just given an open-ended question, was how can we solve a particular environmental issue in China. – I decided to …

How Evolution works

How Evolution works

Mechanisms of evolution What is evolution? Evolution is the development of life on Earth. This is a process that began billions of years ago and is still continuing to this day. Evolution tells us how it was possible for the enormous diversity of life to develop. It shows us how primitive Protozoa could become the …

Wetland Watchers: Kids Care for Their Environment

Wetland Watchers: Kids Care for Their Environment

>>All right, everybody listen up.>>Narrator: When Barry Guilliot speaks, his students listen.>>Barry: So you’re all able to leave a legacy for our seventh-graders for next year by planting these seeds.>>Narrator: It could be his imposing 6-foot, 5-inch frame, or it could be his impressive background.>>Barry: I was a bouncer in a barroom while I was …

Civil Engineering – University of Alabama College of Engineering

Civil engineering is one of UA’s oldest programs, offering many specialties. Students work with the latest materials and technologies to design buildings, develop transportation networks, and enhance environmental systems for a sustainable world. I think that at Alabama I’ve been given opportunities that I wouldn’t have been given elsewhere. I think that this is such …