Earth Materials and Systems
Plate Tectonics and Large-Scale System Interactions
The Roles of Water in Earth's Surface Processes
Weather and Climate
Human Impacts on Earth Systems
Global Climate Change
Defining and Delimiting Engineering Problems
Designing Solutions to Engineering Problems
Optimizing the Design Solution
Earth's Place in the Universe
Develop a model based on evidence to illustrate the life span of the sun and the role of nuclear fusion in the sun's core to release energy that eventually reaches Earth in the form of radiation.
Construct an explanation of the Big Bang theory based on astronomical evidence of light spectra motion of distant galaxies and composition of matter in the universe.