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MetEye – your eye on the environment

MetEye – your eye on the environment

For most days, a quick glance at the weather forecast is enough to plan your day ahead. When you’re after more detailed weather information, the Bureau’s online MetEye tool will help you visualise the local weather observations and forecasts, for any location in Australia. To get started, go to the Bureau’s home page and click …

Erosion and Soil

Erosion and Soil

Hi I am Jared welcome to Fun Science Demos. The big idea today is erosion and how water has the power to shape our land. But we do not want the water to shape our land too much because we need that soil to grow plants. We use those plants for food and animals use …

Upward Bound: The Environments of Space Habitats

Upward Bound: The Environments of Space Habitats

We like the idea of living on a rotating space habitat, but what if we create alien ecosystems by doing just that? One of our favorite topics on this channel is space habitats and megastructures, particularly rotating habitats. Without having access to an unknown technology or planet-sized masses of material, the only way we can …

The Atmosphere

The Atmosphere

Hi. It’s Mr. Andersen. And this is environmental science video 4. It is on the atmosphere, which is the gas covering on our planet. Remember we live in the atmosphere and as society gets larger we are pushing against these planetary boundaries. And since the economy is pushing us towards that the economy is going …

National Centers for Environmental Prediction 101

National Centers for Environmental Prediction 101

>>The National Weather Service National Centers for Environmental Prediction – also known as NCEP – plays a key role in helping the National Weather Service protect our nation’s property, lives and economic well-being. The products and services provided by NCEP are at the core of our weather, water and climate forecasting and warning operations.>>The NCEP …

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. …