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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 84 plays 0  

Lecture 17 - Introduction to Biomes and Vegetation II - ESM 120 (Winter 2021)

This is your guide speaking, and today begin our direct flight over Earth’s biomes starting with a trip to the tropics. Oh, we're getting attacked by mosquitos! By definition, the tropics…

From  Rebecca Hernandez on March 4th, 2021 0 likes 72 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 101 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 91 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 62 plays 0