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

  • 2018-07-12. Ammonia—a renewable fuel made from sun, air, and water—could power the globe without carbon. By Robert F. Service, Science Magazine. For GSS Energy Use chapter 10 and Climate Change chapter 10. Excerpt: ...Australia [is] fertile ground for ...vast forests of windmills and solar panels ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2018, 9:02 AM by Alan Gould
  • 2018-07-11. Our ancestors may have left Africa hundreds of thousands of years earlier than thought. By Ann Gibbons, Science Magazine. For GSS Life and Climate chapter 11. Excerpt: More than 2 million years ago, our ancestors were already world travelers, trekking all the way from ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2018, 8:59 AM by Alan Gould
  • 2018-07-11. Tiny Algae May Have Prompted a Mass Extinction. By Katherine Kornei, Eos/AGU. For GSS Life and Climate chapter 8. Excerpt: More than three quarters of all marine life died about half a billion years ago. ...Below a ...
    Posted Jul 14, 2018, 8:56 AM by Alan Gould
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