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‘Ocean Acidification’

Science in the Community | June 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

‘Ocean Acidification’

This video demonstrates the effects of ocean acidification on marine life. Ocean acidification occurs when carbon dioxide from the atmosphere reacts with water in the ocean to produce carbonic acid.

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‘Let’s Start a Solar Lab!’

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‘Let’s Start a Solar Lab!’

At the beginning of the school year, our club historian, Ramon, had the idea of bringing solar energy to our school. Our vice-president, Jennifer, found that PG&E offered grants for schools willing to begin such projects, and, to our surprise, we got it.

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‘A Collective Reflection’

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‘A Collective Reflection’

The CAST Pathway Class of 2012 of Balboa High School took a field trip to the Henry Cowell Redwood State Park in California. After spending a few hours in nature, each student and teacher wrote an individual poem.

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‘Coho in Danger’

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‘Coho in Danger’

“Coho in Danger” is a video lab report and investigation of the health of Redwood Creek and its ability to harbor coho salmon.

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‘Eggs, Eggs, and More Eggs’

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‘Eggs, Eggs, and More Eggs’

“Eggs, Eggs, and More Eggs” is a video lab report and investigation of egg bacteria levels and taste variation between organically and conventionally grown eggs.

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‘Whiteboard Markers and the Havoc They Reek’

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‘Whiteboard Markers and the Havoc They Reek’

“Whiteboard Markers and the Havoc they Reek” is a video lab report and investigation of the air quality hazards created by dry erase markers.

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‘Keepin’ It Green’

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‘Keepin’ It Green’

We’re not eating enough nutritional food, and we’re drinking stuff that’s bad for us. What can we do about it?

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‘New Roads School Green Cup Challenge’

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‘New Roads School Green Cup Challenge’

This video, directed by Quinn Hellerman of New Roads High School, was created to empower students while raising awareness about climate control and the importance of resource conservation.

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‘Malaria Worldwide’

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‘Malaria Worldwide’

Members of the KAYSC’s Podcast Crew visit with infectious disease and mosquito eradication experts to talk about the worldwide spread of malaria along with cultural and environmental reasons for its spread.

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‘Got Beef? The Story Behind Antibiotics and Livestock’

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‘Got Beef? The Story Behind Antibiotics and Livestock’

After learning about antibiotic resistance and MRSA from a health journalist, several members of the KAYSC’s Podcast Crew visit a local food co-op, the Minnesota Department of Health, the University of Minnesota, and a slaughter house to learn about the use of antibiotics in the meat industry.

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