As an individual, consuming meat, particularly beef, is one of our biggest contributions to climate change. There is also a lot of misleading marketing out there in regards to the carbon footprint of various ways in which beef is produced. This video dispels some of these myths and talks about the carbon cost of beef. This resource is recommended for teaching.
Science and Engineering
ESS3: Earth and Human Activity
HS-ESS3-4 Evaluate or refine a technological solution that reduces impacts of human activities on natural systems.
HS-ESS3-6 Use a computational representation to illustrate the relationships among Earth systems and how those relationships are being modified due to human activity.