Week 13:  Our Energy Challenge

***Reading:  Unit 10 Habitable Planet Energy Challenges  *****

Another great resource but too much material for this course is Sustainability without all the Hot air by David MacKay. It's a free text book published in 2010.

 

Powerpoint:

** study for Final **

**Energy Challenges**  BP EnergyOutlook2035

 

Energy2

Human Cost of Energy  Scientific American Sept 2011

 

 

 

video: 

NASA  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIKAV7B2oTk "April is the cruelest Month"

****Habitable Planet 10.  Energy Challenge  (Carbon sequestration and renewable energies 13:30) (video)

Habitable Planet 10.  Energy Challenge   (Biofuels)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xj75B47799M (Missoula Floods)

PBS http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/preview/w_3211_220.html

 

URL

http://www.atmosedu.com/Geol390/Iceages/IceAges.htm (this is a URL with a power-point sort of flow.  i.e. images with some notes)

 

 

http://www.learner.org/courses/envsci/interactives/carbon/  Carbon Cycle Simulator.

http://www.astr.ucl.ac.be/users/matthews/jcm/index.html BERN JAVA Model

 

http://www.ipcc.ch/ipccreports/sres/emission/index.php?idp=0  SRES emission scenarios

(or http://www.grida.no/publications/other/ipcc_sr/?src=/climate/ipcc/emission/index.htm )

http://sres.ciesin.org/final_data.html 

 

 

1.  Explore and expand upon the information contained within North Korea

 

 

 

 

 

http://www.uwsp.edu/geo/faculty/ritter/geog101/textbook/contents.html