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Living Space

Students will measure environmental conditions such as temperature, CO2, and relative humidity in their classroom and submit the data to a national database.

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Sara Knox (she/her)

Assistant Professor (biometeorology)

I study ways to restore and protect ecosystems to help fight climate change.
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Let's Talk Climate Change: Resources

Discover a set of resources to give you background knowledge on climate change.

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Chris Derksen (he/his)

Climate Scientist

I use satellite data and climate models to understand how climate change is impacting snow and ice across Canada.
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Karissa Palinka (she/her)

Technical Engineer

Karissa is working to reduce our carbon footprint through the use of Small Modular Reactors.
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7 ways Satellites Help Fight Climate Change

Discover 7 ways satellite Earth observation helps fight climate change.

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Martin Bush

Climate Science Consultant

Martin Bush works on climate change and renewable energy policy and action.
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Summer Symposium Series: Climate Career Resources

A career focused on climate change and sustainability would let you help people by working to help solve the biggest problems of our time.

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Clothing4Climate

Everyone wears clothes, no matter their socioeconomic background, age, or culture. The Clothing4Climate project encourages youth in Grades 7 to 12 to learn about the science behind climate change and the impact our clothing system has on the environment.

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Marty Robitaille

Hovercraft Captain

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Resources on the Environment

Resource page including articles and career profiles related to the environment.

Our climate is changing

Introduction to Climate Change

Learn more about the causes and impacts of global climate change.

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Climate: Polar Regions

Learn about the unique climate found in Earth’s polar regions.

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Weather: Atmospheric Pressure

Learn about the layers of the atmosphere, atmospheric pressure, pressure systems and fronts.

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Why is it colder in the winter even though the Earth is closer to the Sun?

Learn why we have seasons in this hands on activity.