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The Dark Horse Comes to Malawi: Famine in Africa

September 14th, 2017

In this third lesson of the four part series, students briefly examine the 2002 famine in Africa and the factors that contributed to its severity, with a special focus on Malawi.

Passive Solar Design using Google Sketch-Up

September 14th, 2017

Students will learn the basic principles of passive solar heating and how it isapplied to home design. Students will use Google SketchUp to design and create a passive solar addition to a home or they can design a small passive solar house.