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General Relativity and GPS

From the Perimeter Institute full video at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x7mWlAauLPs

From  John Terning on June 24th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Lecture 20 - Sustainability Science (ESM 120) - Winter 2021

Today, is our final lecture. Today, we conclude our incredible exploration through time, across the universe, and deep into the mysteries of the remarkable planet we know as Earth, with today’s…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on March 18th, 2021 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Lecture 18b and 19 - Lecture 18b - Introduction to Biomes and Vegetation III + Energy and Planet Earth - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Final lecture on biomes and research-based lecture on energy development on planet earth. Today, we continue our incredible exploration through time, across the universe, and deep into the mysteries…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on March 10th, 2021 0 likes 85 plays 0  

Lecture 16 - Introduction to Biomes and Vegetation - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Much like the flights of craft beer at a brewery that allow one to take a taste of all that the brewery has to offer, we begin our flight over Earth’s biosphere to understand a little about…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on February 26th, 2021 0 likes 82 plays 0  

Lecture 15 - Soil Systems, Patterns, and Processes - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Soils are the excited skin of the Earth; they are geographically positioned as the interface between the atmosphere and the lithosphere, embodying 1800 Gt of carbon. Today, we are focusing on the…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 103 plays 0  

Lecture 13 - The Global Carbon Cycle - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Lecture 13. We discuss the role of the element carbon on Earth, how it moves around in a process we call the carbon cycle, where it is stored, where the biggest reservoirs and fluxes are, and why it…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on February 16th, 2021 0 likes 92 plays 0  

Lecture 3 - History of Planet Earth - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Lecture 3. Carl Sagan once stated, “We’re made of star stuff.” Today, we are going to discuss why that phrase is 100% true. This lecture, we will discuss a brief history of our…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on January 12th, 2021 0 likes 80 plays 0