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Physical/Life Science Exploration
Why is Paris warmer than Boston in the winter? Is religion thicker than water? Is groundwater becoming deeper and saltier? This course will examine the physical and chemical properties of water in the context of societal problems and needs, and the role of water in shaping global climate and civilization. Important properties of water will be explored to understand topical issues. Class project is required. For non-science majors. Field trip.