Global Systems Science, for grades 9-12,  focuses on science-related societal issues. 12 books, teacher guides, and software can support a 1-year integrated science course or  supplement existing biology, physics, chemistry, Earth science, or environmental science.
See also GSS Standards Correlations
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  • 2014-09-09. Biologists try to dig endangered pupfish out of its hole. For GSS Losing Biodiversity chapter 7. Excerpt: Scientists estimate that fewer than 100 Devils Hole pupfish remain in their Mojave Desert home, but a conservation biologist at the University of ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2014, 6:56 AM by Alan Gould
  • 2014-09-05. A Whale of a Recovery for California’s Blue Whales. For GSS Losing Biodiversity chapter 7. Excerpt: The blue whale, the biggest animal on the planet, was hunted with abandon in the Pacific Ocean until the early 1970s. The species ...
    Posted Sep 11, 2014, 6:49 AM by Alan Gould
  • 2014-09-09. CO2 levels in atmosphere rising at dramatically faster rate, U.N. report warns. For GSS Climate Change chapter 6. Excerpt: ...Concentrations of nearly all the major greenhouse gases reached historic highs in 2013, reflecting ...a diminishing ability of the world’s oceans and ...
    Posted Sep 9, 2014, 10:36 AM by Alan Gould
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