To understand how the planet works on all levels, you have to understand the fundamental sciences—from the subatomic to the extragalactic. This revelatory series of courses built around earth sciences will not only open the door to the mysteries of the world, but will also provide a glimpse of the inner-workings of the universe.
Embark on a momentous expedition to uncover the origins of life in our universe with two fundamental and highly accessible courses.
- The Origin and Evolution of Earth: From the Big Bang to the Future of Human Existence
Explore the frontiers of science with this revolutionary course that rewrites the history of our planet as a single, compelling story involving the coevolution of rocks and life.
- Nature of Earth: An Introduction to Geology
Get a brilliant introduction into a truly fascinating and relevant topic in this course that teaches you the fundamentals of geology.
Strengthen your understanding of the foundation to one of the most fascinating branches of science through the three topics that interest you most.
- Plant Science: An Introduction to Botany
Learn to see and appreciate the amazing plants all around you, guided by a renowned Professor of Biology.
- The Science of Extreme Weather
Tour the world’s wildest weather with a storm-chasing, prize-winning meteorologist in these 24 thrilling lectures on tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards, and other wild weather events.
- The Science of Energy: Resources and Power Explained
An award-winning professor and expert geophysicist presents an unbiased investigation into energy sources.
- Fundamentals of Sustainable Living
Learn practical strategies for sustainable living that can help you cut costs, live healthier, and promote a more regenerative world.
- Meteorology: An Introduction to the Wonders of the Weather
Gain new insight into the remarkable meteorological phenomena that surround us with this eye-opening course that probes these mysterious forces of nature.
- Oceanography: Exploring Earth's Final Wilderness
Probe the ocean depths in this intriguing course that explores what we know about the world's oceans from the tidal zones to the deepest points on the ocean floor.
- The Science of Gardening
An award-winning horticulturist guides you in developing a science-based, sustainable, vibrant home landscape.