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  • The scientists who worked on this study wanted to focus on the effect of people’s environments on their mental health.…

    A Green Bill of Health – Can Vacant Lot Treatments Impact Mental Health?

  • This is the first monograph in Natural Inquirer‘s Nature Health Benefits series. In “A Green Bill of Health,” students will…

    A Green Bill of Health – Vol. 1 No. 26

  • Too much carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere is mostly caused by two things: burning fossil fuels and the loss…

    Balancing Act: Urban Trees and the Carbon Cycle

  • What is bioenergy? “Bio-” is related to living or once living things. Bioenergy is a source of energy that uses…

    Bioenergy – Vol. 9 No. 1

  • Help Busy Bee complete each statement by filling in the blanks for missing words. Use what you’ve learned about watersheds,…

    Busy Bee Word Challenge – Full Throttle Model

  • A world of wonder awaits just below the surface, and this distance learning adventure explores these amazing places. Specially adapted…

    Caves LIVE

  • Test your knowledge on contamination, floodplains, and watersheds.

    Crossword – Freshwater

  • The scientists in this study wanted to know if cars parked in shady parking lots emit fewer gases than cars parked in…

    Don’t Be So Fuel-ish! How Much Fuel Is Saved When Cars Are Parked in the Shade?

  • After reading the Freshwater edition of Natural Inquirer, test your knowledge of the issue with this eyeChallenge. Explain what each…

    eyeChallenge – Freshwater

  • After reading “Full Throttle Model,” see how much you learned by completing this eyeChallenge. Examine these images from the article…

    eyeChallenge – Full Throttle Model

  • In this FACTivity, you will consider the recommendation made by the scientists in this study. You will also discuss the…

    FACTivity – Cedar Waxing or Waning

  • The questions you will answer in this FACTivity are: What are the characteristics of an area identified as a carbon…

    FACTivity – Everything but the Carbon Sink