Earth System 5. Phytoplankton: the Sahara & the Amazon

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How the Earth works
Earth System 0. Earth from Space (Intro)
Earth System 1. Hurricanes
Earth System 2. Vapour in the Atmosphere
Earth System 3. Antarctica: the Polar Jet & the Antarctic Brine
Earth System 4. The Molten Rock
Earth System 5. Phytoplankton: the Sahara & the Amazon
Earth System 6. Wild Fires
Earth System 7. The power of the Sun
Earth System 8. The Human Race

Satellites enable us to provide consistent, long-term observations, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Monitoring the Earth from space helps us understand how the Earth works and affects much of our daily lives. Monitoring conditions in space and solar flares from the sun help us understand how conditions in space affect the Earth.


Video put together for the MSc in Environmental Technology at Imperial College London