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Cornell University School of Continuing Education and Summer Sessions

Courses

EAS 1108 Earth in the News

Course description

(summer only) This course is only offered in the Summer Session.

Provides an introduction to physical geology and earth systems science, especially through the lens of current media. Explores the scientific basis for informed decision-making regarding many timely environmental issues, including climate change; water resources; geologic hazards such as floods, earthquakes, and volcanoes; evolution and the history of life; and energy development. Several field trips are taken in the Ithaca area.

Classes

The next offering of this course is undetermined at this time. Find similar upcoming programs by tag: ecology/nature, geology, sustainability

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