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UC Merced Graduate Studies: Environmental Systems

UC Merced Graduate Studies: Environmental Systems

If you are thinking about climate change or thinking about environmental sustainability, you have to think about human impacts as well as science questions, engineering problems, these are all linked together and we’re not going to solve big problems in sustainability of our planet unless we can really pull together those linkages and think about …

Stewardship of the Environment

Stewardship of the Environment

>>Our goal of stewardship also is stewardship of the environment. It’s really important that we utilize sustainable practices.>>We have an exciting project now where we are installing cogeneration where we will generate steam and electricity from a single process.>>Bartholdi Park contains sustainable features such as rain gardens that allow for the capture of all of …

19-2041.00 – Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

19-2041.00 – Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health

Environmental scientists and specialists use their knowledge of the natural sciences to protect the environment and human health. They develop strategies to clean up polluted areas, advise policymakers, and work with industry to reduce waste or hazards. Environmental scientists gather and analyze data to shed light on important questions, including how to prevent or handle …

The environmental cost of free two-day shipping

The environmental cost of free two-day shipping

When it comes to buying stuff, I’ve often wondered how did I live without online shopping? I mean literally today anything I want is available to me 24/7. I can buy anything anytime. In fact 79% of Americans shop online. This happens when they’re laying in bed, while they’re out with friends having a drink. …

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. …

10 SCARIEST Environmental Issues!!

10 SCARIEST Environmental Issues!!

From the impacts of overpopulation to debate of climate change…stay tuned to number 1 to find out the 10 biggest environmental issues plaguing humanity! Number 10: Manifest Destiny. In the early days of the United States, the immigrants that became colonists that became members of the country were all located in the eastern part of …