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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 0 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 10 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 56 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 64 plays 0  

Lecture 2 - A Case Study of Earth - Greenhouse Gases and Climate Change - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Lecture 2. We are going to talk about the history of fossil fuels, the rise of carbon cycle science, the chemistry and physics of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere, how scientists reconstruct past…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on January 8th, 2021 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Lecture 1 - Intro to Earth System Science - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

Lecture 1. Physical geography encompasses the field of Earth systems science, the area of study that seeks to understand Earth as an interacting set of physical, chemical, and biologicalsystems.…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on January 8th, 2021 0 likes 43 plays 0  

EPS 131_Lecture (First Part)

Lecture 2, First part on the origin of earth

From  John Rundle on January 8th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Artists: Spiegel, Paglen, Turrell

Videos watched Spiegel: https://youtu.be/fKX21xp6hhA?t=8Paglen: https://www.orbitalreflector.com/

From  John Terning on January 7th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0