Environmental science is the hottest, and possibly the most important, topic of the new millennium. This intriguing series provides an easy-to-understand, global view of our planet’s most urgent environmental issues. Each of the six titles combines on-location footage with colorful graphic animation to create a well-paced program. Each DVD comes with a complete Teacher’s Guide that includes program objectives, discussion points, class activities and a glossary. Perfect for any environmental science, general science or biology course! DVD.
The Greenhouse Effect explores the causes and effects of global warming. Students discover how the burning of fossil fuels, deforestation and inefficient agricultural practices contribute to this environmental crisis. 17 minutes.