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Groundwater Contamination (edX)

The Earth is blue for its oceans and green for its groundwater. Access to clean freshwater is essential yet human activities deteriorate water quality. This unit describes contaminant transport in aquifers. Groundwater is the water beneath the ground surface. It is a vast freshwater reservoir often overlooked because invisible, [...]
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Moons (FutureLearn)

Explore the many moons of our Solar System. Find out what makes them special and ask whether we send humans to our Moon again. Discover the amazing diversity of moons in our Solar System. There are lots of moons in our Solar System. The Earth is the only planet [...]
Average: 5 (3 votes)

Tropical Coastal Ecosystems (edX)

Take the challenge and understand problems and solutions to managing tropical coastal ecosystems. Do you want to develop the skills and knowledge needed to help preserve tropical coastal ecosystems? These habitats provide goods and services for hundreds of millions of people but human activities have led to their global [...]
Average: 6 (3 votes)

Antarctic Futures: What Does Climate Change Mean for the Antarctic? (edX)

Explores the exceptional aspects of the Antarctic climate and its ecosystems, looking at the current and future impacts of environmental change, including climate change. This course introduces participants to the ecological and physical characteristics of the Antarctic environment and Antarctic governance. [...]
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Drones for Agriculture: Prepare and Design Your Drone (UAV) Mission (edX)

Take a dive and expand your knowledge about drones en drone technology. Learn how to prepare and execute a flight mission with an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and how to use, process and understand the collected drone data for your own applications.
Average: 10 (4 votes)

Les techniques d'irrigation (FUN)

Vous vous intéressez à l‘irrigation ? Vous souhaitez comprendre ses enjeux, ses techniques ? Dans ce cours, trois professeurs vous présentent les concepts de base de l’irrigation à travers des vidéos et des exercices. Régulièrement, des interviews d’acteurs de terrain permettront de remettre ces concepts dans un cadre [...]
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Nuclear Energy: Science, Systems and Society (edX)

Learn how a nuclear reactor works, what the future of nuclear fusion looks like, and the numerous useful applications of nuclear radiation in four easy-to-follow modules, complemented with a chance to explore background radiation in your backyard.
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Wind resources for renewable energies (Coursera)

The main goal of this course is to get the necessary knowledge on atmospheric and fluid dynamics in order to quantify the wind resource of a local or regional area. We’ll learn about basic meteorology, the specific dynamics of turbulent boundary layers and some standard techniques to estimate wind [...]
Average: 7 (4 votes)

Our Earth's Future (Coursera)

Our Earth’s Future is about the science of climate change and how to talk about it. You will learn from scientists in the fields of climatology, oceanography, Earth science, and anthropology who study how climate change is affecting people, populations, and ways of life. Explore the multiple lines of [...]
Average: 7 (4 votes)

Energy Markets of Today (edX)

Understand the European energy market and the economic principles behind it. This course will help you understand the functioning of energy markets as the necessary first step to promotion of the energy transition. By using the European electricity market as an example, you will obtain a deeper understanding of [...]
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