Type:

Other, Manual

Description:

This is an excellent animation on James Lovelock's Gaia Theory from his background in Earth Sciences, to the theory's inception and how the multiple systems create feedback loops. This video also offers up weaknesses in Lovelock's hypothesis allowing for students to think more critically about this popular thought process.

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Earth Science
  • Science > Geology
  • Science > Physical Sciences

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10

Keywords:

plate tectonics geology mantle core crust planets sun weather climate extinction change evolution

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
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June 26, 2009

This resource received a 3* rating because it is part of Unit 5: Forecasting the Future, which is part of the larger resource Earth Systems Science Curriculum. This larger resource received a rating of 3-Exemplary in the Curriki Review System. You can learn more about this larger resource by reading its review and comments.

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