Cold green life: the climate scientist balancing Antarctic research and sustainable living

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Ecosystems

Earth and Space Sciences – The Changing Earth

Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Interdependence and Ecosystems

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface

Years: 6, 7, 9, 10

Word Count: 1482

What does being interested in Climate Change lead to in terms of a career? How do we know climate change is even happening – isn’t there still conflicting evidence? This article answers those questions and is an interesting and different way of delivering the Year 10 Global Systems Earth and Space Science curriculum, as well as the Year 6, 7 and 9 Biological Sciences curriculum looking at ecosystems, with links to Year 9 and 10 Work Studies curriculum.

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