Explore Earth System Connections Series


Nurture Nature Center in Easton presents a series, Explore Earth System Connections.

November 10, 2021, Space: This astronomy program using the Science on a Sphere provides an overview of Earth's place in the solar system and the planetary characteristics that make Earth habitable.

November 17, 2021, LandLet's explore Earth's geologic history, plate tectonics, and geological concepts important for the present day using the Science on a Sphere.

November 24, 2021, Water Quality: This atmosphere and hydrosphere program covers circulation patterns, air quality, and the composition of the various layers of our atmosphere along with the water cycle, water's role in forming landscapes, weather, and the importance of water quality.

December 1, 2021, LifeInvestigate Earth's biosphere with an overview of various habitats on Earth, the characteristic flora and  fauna of these areas, and topics such as the food web.

December 8, 2021, ClimateHow have temperature and precipitation changed due to climate change? What is projected for the future around the world? What are the impacts of these changes from sea level rise to drought to heat waves?

December 15, 2021 People & SustainabilityDiscover patterns of population density, transportation, agriculture, and other systems that people contribute to and rely upon.