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Flipside Science - Our Hungry Planet
Flipside Science is a youth-powered series that tackles complex environmental topics and empowers viewers to make a difference. This upbeat collection of videos, hosted by California Academy of Sciences youth, explores how local communities are addressing environmental problems with solutions ranging from vertical farming to reducing food waste and changing diets.
Designed with a middle-school audience in mind, Flipside Science features media-rich units perfect for educators looking to engage their students in design thinking activities around environmental issues. The series will appeal to anyone wanting to learn more about how they can make a difference for the planet. Check out our units on Food, Water, Energy, and Ocean Health available for free at the California Academy of Sciences website: http://www.calacademy.org/educators/flipside-science.
Our Hungry Planet unit explores environmental issues related to the food we grow and eat.