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Sustainable Aviation: The Route to Climate-Neutral Aviation (edX)

To reduce the environmental footprint of the aviation sector we need to start a clean sky revolution. Discover the latest developments in this field – from airplane design, energy carriers, operations – and learn how you can play a role. Sustainable aviation is a key area for climate action. [...]

Ressources minérales et transition (Coursera)

May 30th 2022
Ressources minérales et transition (Coursera)
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Ce MOOC sur les ressources minérales et les transitions invite à se questionner sur la soutenabilité de nos choix technologiques. Les transitions énergétiques et numériques sont en effet confrontées aux enjeux d'approvisionnement des ressources minérales et aux impacts que leur cycle de vie génère sur l’environnement et la [...]

Seismology to Earthquake Engineering (Coursera)

This course ranges from the earth structure, the generation of earthquakes and seismic waves by faults to the seismic response of soils, foundations and structures as well as seismic risk. It is consequently aimed at undergraduates, graduates and professionals interested in engineering seismology, earthquake engineering or seismic risk. It [...]

The Sustainability Imperative (Coursera)

In this course, learners begin with a macro-level view of the current state of the world and touch upon topics such as climate change, plastic pollution, social inequity, and the economic systems that got us to where we are today. Learners investigate how such an economy cannot sustain itself [...]

Energy Justice: Fostering More Equitable Energy Futures (Coursera)

May 30th 2022
Energy Justice: Fostering More Equitable Energy Futures (Coursera)
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Are you motivated by the idea that social justice can be served by the energy transition, but are not sure how to make this happen? Do you want to grow your ability to recognize - and do something about - injustice in the energy space? Are you a sustainability [...]

¿Cómo viajamos por la ciudad? Asignación y equilibrio en redes de transporte (Coursera)

El movimiento de personas en una ciudad es un proceso complejo, pero que es muy importante de entender en profundidad para poder planificar adecuadamente el desarrollo de una ciudad. En este curso se presenta una introducción a diferentes herramientas que son aplicadas en la Ingeniería de Transporte para predecir [...]

Fundamentos de agrotecnología (Coursera)

Las nuevas tendencias en la industria agroalimentaria, el cambio climático y las necesidades globales de alimentación hacen que la forma de cultivar, hacer llegar los alimentos a la industria y de allí a las mesas de los consumidores cambien. La tecnología aporta nuevas herramientas que, empleadas de forma adecuada [...]

Gestión integral del riesgo de desastres (Coursera)

El curso está orientado a las personas que ya cuentan con nociones de planificación y que tienen conocimientos generales sobre las principales amenazas en un contexto particular desde una disciplina específica. Presenta los conceptos más importantes, así como ejemplos y problemas para el análisis de temas de gestión integral [...]

Algae Biotechnology (Coursera)

For decades, researchers have been studying microalgae to understand their biological functions and how we can use technology to harness algae’s power to create a wide range of commercial products. In this course, we will cover how synthetic biology, genetic engineering, and metabolic engineering is used in algae biotechnology, [...]

The Arctic as a System (Coursera)

In this course you will first learn about the Arctic as a geographic region, the peoples the Arctic, and the long history of Arctic settlement and exploration. Attention then turns to key features of the Arctic environment – its climate and weather, features of the ocean, sea ice, lands [...]