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

  • 2018-04-18. Diamonds in a Meteorite May Be a Lost Planet’s Fragments. By Nicholas St. Fleur, The New York Times. For GSS A Changing Cosmos chapter 7. Excerpt: In 2008, chunks of space rock crashed in the deserts of Sudan. Diamonds discovered ...
    Posted by Alan Gould
  • 2018-04-16. Thin film converts heat from electronics into energy. By Brett Israel, UC Berkeley News. For GSS Energy Use chapter 10. Excerpt: Yearly 70 percent of the energy produced in the United States each year is wasted as heat ...
    Posted by Alan Gould
  • 2018-04-11. EDF Announces Satellite Mission to Locate and Measure Methane Emissions. By Environmental Defense Fund. For GSS Climate Change chapter 3. Excerpt: New TED Talk ...about plans to develop and launch a new satellite purpose-built to identify and measure methane ...
    Posted by Alan Gould
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