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How is our need for energy and resources shaping the environmental challenges for tomorrow? Explore the natural world, and understand the causes and impact of climate change, with our online environment and biology courses.
War and conflict can severely disrupt the governance of the environment. What is the impact on both people and the environment?
Discover the diversity of life on earth, the impacts of five past mass extinctions and the prospect of a sixth extinction today.
Learn about soils, the variety of life they contain and how humans impact this fragile system, with this free online course.
Learn how sustainable energy from the Greek elements – Earth, Air, Fire and Water – can replace fossil fuels and nuclear power.
Complexity in nature arises from a myriad of simple interactions. How can this lead to an unpredictable dynamism?
Learn how climate change, technology and regulation are changing modern building design and professional practice in construction.
Gain an understanding of the natural world, how the web of life works, with illustrations from around the world.
Explore the many moons of our Solar System. Find out what makes them special. Should we send humans to our Moon again?
This course aims to explain the science of climate change, the risks it poses and the solutions available to reduce those risks.
Understand the problems cities face and learn how they can be resolved with ethical solutions.
Learn how to apply climate change leadership in your business, municipality or organization, with this free online course.
Discover the science behind nuclear energy and its role in energy provision in the past, present and future.
Explore promising strategies in international development related to agriculture, health, governance, and poverty reduction.
Explore the development of new energy technologies and discover key energy challenges with this online course.
Get an introduction to the weather and climate of the UK and beyond, from understanding storms to how to do a weather forecast.
Get an introduction to geology. Discover where materials that make up everyday objects come from and how to use them sustainably.
How do we ensure that the difficult decisions about the management of natural resources are just and fair for all?
Learn more about nuclear power, from the risks and benefits to the technology and its future, with this free online course.
Differences in values can create conflict. How can we learn to manage our natural resources with integrity?
How does language help us develop our relationship with nature and determine the rights of access and ownership?