Global Systems Science, for grades 9-12,  focuses on science-related societal issues. 12 books, teacher guides, and software can support a 1- to 2-year integrated science course or supplement existing biology, physics, chemistry, Earth science, or environmental science courses. See also GSS Standards Correlations (updated Jan 2017); Latest Projects & Collaborations.
 

Staying Up to Date with Global Systems Science

  • 2018-06-18. Underwater: Rising Seas, Chronic Floods, and the Implications for US Coastal Real Estate (2018). By Union of Concerned Scientists. For GSS Climate Change chapter 8. Excerpt: ... hundreds of US coastal communities will soon face chronic, disruptive flooding that directly affects people's homes, lives ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2018, 11:33 AM by Alan Gould
  • 2018-06-15. In the Philippines, Dynamite Fishing Decimates Entire Ocean Food Chains. By Aurora Almendral, The New York Times. For GSS Losing Biodiversity chapter 7. Excerpt: BOHOL, Philippines — Nothing beats dynamite fishing for sheer efficiency. A fisherman in this scattering of islands ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2018, 11:29 AM by Alan Gould
  • 2018-06-13. Antarctica Is Melting Three Times as Fast as a Decade Ago. By Kendra Pierre-Louis, The New York Times. For GSS Climate Change chapter 8. Excerpt: Between 60 and 90 percent of the world’s fresh water is frozen in the ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2018, 11:24 AM by Alan Gould
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