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Dynamic Earth – The Greenhouse Effect
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Dynamic Earth – The Greenhouse Effect

This video and activity pack will help you to understand the greenhouse effect and how human action is changing the climate. The Greenhouse effect is why increases in greenhouse gasses such as carbon dioxide cause the planet to heat up. We call things which cause greenhouse gasses sources and things which absorb them sinks. Curriculum…

Dynamic Earth – The Importance of Trees
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Dynamic Earth – The Importance of Trees

Over half of the world’s trees and plants are found in the rainforest, making them incredibly important ecosystems! Can you think of any reasons not mentioned in the video that make these places so important to both humans and other animals? One reason that all trees around the world are so important is their amazing…

Dynamic Earth – Wind Power
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Dynamic Earth – Wind Power

This is a video and activity booklet to help you explore wind power. Wind power is a type of renewable energy which means it is energy made from resources that nature will replace. In the case of wind power we are creating electricity from the wind and the wind won’t run out. It is also…

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Dynamic Earth – The Importance of Trees

Over half of the world’s trees and plants are found in the rainforest, making them incredibly important ecosystems! Can you think of any reasons not mentioned in the video that make these places so important to both humans and other animals? One reason that all trees around the world are so important is their amazing…

Dynamic Earth – What is COP26?
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Dynamic Earth – What is COP26?

In 2021, Glasgow is set to hold the biggest and most important climate summit in the world, COP26. But what will happen at the summit, what do we hope to achieve and why is it in Glasgow? Download our information sheet to find out exactly what is COP26? Find more climate and sustainability resources at…

Dynamic Earth – The Albedo Effect
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Dynamic Earth – The Albedo Effect

Our planet’s ice and snow covered regions play an important role in regulating our global temperatures. Light surfaces reflect a lot more of the sun’s energy back into space than dark surfaces and this means that the loss of snow and ice contributes to the warming of our planet. Watch our short video to find…

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Dynamic Earth – The Albedo Effect

Our planet’s ice and snow covered regions play an important role in regulating our global temperatures. Light surfaces reflect a lot more of the sun’s energy back into space than dark surfaces and this means that the loss of snow and ice contributes to the warming of our planet. Watch our short video to find…

Dynamic Earth – Air Quality Monitoring
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Dynamic Earth – Air Quality Monitoring

Have you ever wondered how scientists study harmful air pollution when they can’t always see it? Although the pollutants can be invisible, we often see their impact on our own health and the environment around us. Discover some of the tools they use to understand the sources and effects of this problem and carry out…

Dynamic Earth – Ecosystem Restoration for Climate Action
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Dynamic Earth – Ecosystem Restoration for Climate Action

Have you heard of Ecosystem Restoration before? 🌿 It’s all about finding solutions from nature to some of our major global crises such as biodiversity loss and the climate crisis. Through Ecosystem Restoration, we can transform the planet in a way that will see humans thrive in collaboration with the natural world, rather than seeing…

Dynamic Earth – Weather vs Climate
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Dynamic Earth – Weather vs Climate

Weather and climate are closely connected terms, and they can easily be mixed up. Watch our quick video to learn the difference. Get observing the weather by getting to know different types of cloud in our cloud spotting and identification activity. Global climate change is already having an effect on the different weather that people…

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