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EI LIVE K12: Antarctica Wildlife – Built for the Cold

January 28, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Earth Institute LIVE (EI LIVE) K12 is dedicated to bringing the science of sustainability to K12 students, educators, and parents

About this Event

Presenter: Margie Turrin, Director of Educational Field Programs; Laurel Zaima, Education and Outreach Coordinator, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Target Audience: Grades 3-5

What adaptations does a species need to survive in Antarctica? Students will learn how species use special teeth, interlocking feathers, projectile vomiting and very deep dives to protect themselves in this wild and unique environment. Students can create their own Antarctic glacier scene in advance and add additional species from this session.

A link to join the session will be provided to all registered participants 24 hours in advance.

If you would like to submit any questions before the event, please send them to Cassie Xu (cassie@ei.columbia.edu).

Event Contact Information:
Cassie Xu
lcx2001@columbia.edu

Details

Date:
January 28
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Format

Online
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New York, NY Online United States
Phone:
08008055385
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Host

Columbia University
Phone:
212-854-1754
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