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How Hot is the Earth?

Take a look at the latest worldwide temperature trends and what they mean. Read More

Global Ice Viewer

Explore the sentinels of climate change with this 3D interactive global ice viewer Read More

Sea Level Viewer

Explore the world of ocean topography from space with this 3D interactive viewer. Read More

Climate Time Machine

Go backward and forward in time with this interactive visualization that illustrates how the Earth’s climate has changed in recent history. Read More

Genetic Disease

A webquest with virtual field trips and educational activities for middle and high school science students on genetic disease. Read More

Infectious Disease

A webquest with virtual field trips and educational activities for middle and high school science students on infectious disease. Read More

Controlling HIV Pandemic

A classroom activity. Just 25 years since it was first reported, HIV/AIDS has become one of the world’s greatest public health crises. More than 39 million people are estimated to be living with HIV/AIDS worldwide. Read More

How Do Antiretroviral Drugs Work?

The purpose of this classroom activity is engage students in studying the HIV viral infection pathway in a human cell. Students will study the life cycle using scientific thought processes in small groups. Read More

Are You An Energy Efficient Consumer?

The Koshland Science Museum has developed a webquest aimed at middle and high school students which focuses on global climate change. The Global Warming Webquest presents a fictitious scenario in which students play various roles as they try to determine how and why the global climate has changed and what role humans play in causing and responding to these changes. Read More

USGS National Water Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program: “About NAWQA Study Units.”

Access to 51 studies and summary reports from 1991-2001 on U.S. river basins and aquifers. Choose selected study unit from the drop-down menu. Read More

Mission

EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.

EERL & ATEEC

EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu