This 12 minute video segment from Catalyst is an excellent resource for students researching how oceans influence conditions on Earth's surface. It demonstrates the advantages and disadvantages of using models in science and how our understanding is open to revision as more information comes to light.
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NSW syllabus outcomes
(SC5-13ES) explains how scientific knowledge about global patterns of geological activity and interactions involving global systems can be used to inform decisions related to contemporary issues
Australian curriculum content descriptions
(ACSSU189) Global systems, including the carbon cycle, rely on interactions involving the biosphere, lithosphere, hydrosphere and atmosphere
- Resource type:
- ScOT topics:
- Droughts, El Nino, La Nina
- File type:
- ABC - Catalyst
- Australian Broadcasting Corporation
- Date created:
- Wednesday, 25 November 2009
Resource ID: 32ad3a79-fda3-4ceb-a9b5-1d2a1d0a8bad