Acid rain and its effects on the surrounding environment

A discussion about the causes of acid rain and attempts to reduce its impact.

Adaptation of plant life to extreme cold temperatures

How is plant life adapted to survive in freezing Arctic temperatures?

Adaptation of walia ibex in finding a niche habitat

Walia ibex live on sheer cliffs in Ethiopia and have adapted to survive on steep cliffs.

Adaptation: animal and plant

An introduction to the adaptations of some marine and terrestrial animals and plants.

Animal adaptations to a hot climate

What adaptations and behavioural strategies can animals use to survive the desert heat?

Biodiversity and the human implications

Why is conserving biodiversity important for human existence?

Fossil fuels and the environment

An investigation into the use of fossil fuels and their impact on the environment.

Habitats and ecosystems

An introduction to habitats and ecosystems, using a seashore and woodland as examples.

How oil spills damage wildlife and the environment

The Exxon Valdez oil spill demonstrates the effects of pollution on the environment.

Plants and photosynthesis

An explanation of photosynthesis - where the process occurs and its importance to plants.

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