The Water Cycle: Water, Snow and Ice

What happens to the water cycle somewhere as cold as Antarctica? This extended resource is designed for Year 7 Earth and Space students who are learning about the water cycle and states of matter. It covers the relationship between density … Continued

Bushfires are threatening our drinking water

Bushfires pose a serious risk to the quality of our drinking water – expert Stuart Khan explains the immediate and long-term effects. Suitable for delivery alongside the Year 7 or 10 Earth and Space Sciences curriculum when studying the water … Continued

New water cycle discovered on Mars

Topics: Chemical Sciences - Atoms, Solids/ Liquids/ Gases, Particle Models Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter, Change of Matter Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface, … Continued

Discovering how a local stream became less salty

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-renewable resources Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 7 Discovering how a local stream became less salty Word Count: 474 How an Australian stream has … Continued

What killed a million Darling River fish?

Topics: Biological Sciences - Ecosystems; Living Things Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-Renewable resources; 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, … Continued

Fitting natural water treatment processes back into the landscape

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Renewable/Non-Renewable resources Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - The Earth's Surface Years: 7 Fitting natural water treatment processes back into the landscape Fitting natural water treatment processes back into … Continued