Biosphere 2 Science for the Future of Our Planet

University of Arizona

Are you ready to take an incredible journey around Planet Earth and beyond? In this course, you will delve into a world of innovative science and learn from a team of Biosphere 2 and University of Arizona researchers. From plants and soils, to oceans and rainforests, the Moon, Mars, and more, this course is an exciting opportunity for anyone interested in science and Earth stewardship. Learn how a unique research station in the Arizona desert is used to investigate big ideas, such as how Earth systems interact, the effects of climate change, and what our future holds. Go back in time thousands of years with information locked in ancient trees, and travel into an imagined future where humans become Martians. Collect and analyze your own scientific data, discuss big questions with participants from around the world, and gain novel insights and understanding about our wonderfully unique planet.

Certificate Available ✔

Get Started / More Info
Biosphere 2 Science for the Future of Our Planet
More Environmental Science and Sustainability Courses

GIS Data Formats, Design and Quality

University of California, Davis

In this course, the second in the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Specialization, you will go in-depth with common data types (such as raster and vector data),...

Modelling and measuring the Energy Transition

Politecnico di Milano

This MOOC provides attendants with fundamental knowledge about the main challenges in modelling the energy transition at both global and regional levels, as well...

Solar Energy Codes, Permitting and Zoning

University at Buffalo

This course equips learners to identify national code and zoning rules specific to photovoltaic (PV) systems, as well as key design elements and points for inspection....

宇宙之旅:对话 (Journey of the Universe: Weaving Knowledge and Action)

Yale University

宇宙之旅是由不断进步的科学发现和人文科学交织组成的,历史、哲学、艺术、宗教统统都含括在内。 这门课由一系列20个与科学家与环境学家关于宇宙之旅的访谈组成。前10个访谈是与科学家和历史学家的访谈,它们帮助我们深化对宇宙、地球、人类进化过程的理解。后10个访问是与环境学家、教师和艺术家的访谈,它们探索了宇宙奥义和人类社会之间的联系。...