Interconnection of Earth's Systems
The NASA logo and the words Our Home: Earth From Space

The information in this video was accurate as of the original publication date.

Audience: Educators and Students
Grades: 9-12
Year: 2002

This NASA video segment explains the concept of a system. From a discussion of car engines, viewers learn systems are made of diverse components that work collectively for a given function. Viewers can also learn what happens to a system when one component is changed or removed.

Interconnection of Earth's Systems
Duration: 1 minute, 22 seconds
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This video clip is part of the Our Home: Earth From Space DVD that may be ordered from the Central Operation of Resources for Educators, or CORE  →.

Other video learning clips in this series:
The Right Tools: Sensing Earth From Space
Global Effect of El Niño
The Influence of Global Warming on Earth's Systems
Doing Our Part to Prevent Global Warming
The Environmental, Economic and Social Impact of Drought
Lifecycle of a Hurricane
Linking Earth System Events