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Download Unit 14 Resources: Space Objects (861 KB)

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This record includes a syllabus, unit-by-unit lists of open and free resources, a course project description, and additional, optional resources used in a course on natural disasters. The course covers plate tectonics, earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis, tornadoes, hurricanes, climate change, floods, fires, landslides, avalanches, and impacts with space objects.

Publication Date

Fall 2019

Document Type

Resource List

Course Title

Natural Disasters

Course Number

GEO 107N

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Earth Sciences

Natural Disasters: Resource Lists