The Learning Lab Blog!

Welcome to The Learning Lab Blog, Dynamic Earth Learning’s place for instructors and kids to find out how their lesson plan materials apply to the events and changes happening all around us. Our world is quite literally dynamic, so the way we teach and talk about science should be too.  

  • ocean pollution

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch

WHAT IS THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH? The world's largest collection of floating trash is in the Pacific Ocean. All manner of debris has accumulated in this region. In recent decades, however, the amount [...]

  • air quality

Air Pollution Harms Our Health

WHAT IS AIR POLLUTION?  Air pollution is a mix of gases, chemicals, dust, pollen, and mold. These all float in the air. Around 91% of the world’s population is in danger.  [...]

Why is Air Pollution Bad?

MAJORITY OF THE WORLD'S POPULATION BREATHES UNSAFE AIR WHO IS AIR POLLUTION HURTING? Air pollution has been a growing concern for everyone on earth. According to the Health Effects [...]

What Are The Benefits of Urban Farming?

WHY IS URBAN FARMING BECOMING POPULAR?  Urban farming is simply growing food and raising animals in towns, cities, and urban environments. Mostly urban farming is for business and to earn money. Urban farming [...]

What is Biofuel?

WHAT IS BIOFUEL? Biofuels are fuels that are created from organic material (biomass) either directly or indirectly. Organic materials can include those that come from plants or even animal waste. Biofuels [...]

Why Extinction is Bad?

Extinction is simply the process of a species or group of animals no longer existing. If an animal is becoming extinct, it is referred to as “endangered.” There are professionals whose [...]

Aquaponics: How Does It Work

Aquaponics is a very important system that turns the waste from fish and a variety of other aquatic animals into plant food for hydroponic plants and allows them the ability to [...]

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