environmental science

How a Biden administration would try to take on climate change

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DOWNLOAD VIDEO Directions: Read the summary, watch NewsHour’s video by Christopher Booker and Sam Weber  and answer the discussion questions. A transcript of the video…read more

Hurricane Sally strikes the Gulf; other storms form in the Atlantic

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Explore how climate change could be making hurricanes and wildfires worse at the same moment. Continue reading

Monday News Roundup: Week of August 24

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Discuss what’s important in the news this week. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Inventing beyond recycling

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In this lesson plan, explore ways non-recyclable materials can be reused or repurposed instead. Continue reading

COVID-19 adds to local concerns over Keystone XL pipeline

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In this NewsHour EXTRA lesson, learn about health risks that thousands of out-of-state oil workers may bring into communities along the Keystone XL pipeline route. Continue reading

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