Wind energy

The power of wind has been harnessed around the world for centuries. Trace the history of wind technologies from sailboats to wind turbines in the Wind Energy section.

Featured lesson plan: Changing Oceans: Future challenges in the Newfoundland Fisheries

Students are asked to examine a variety of websites to gain insight into how climatic changes are influencing the fisheries of Newfoundland and Labrador. A comparison of the present day cod fishery to the fishery prior to the cod moratorium will be discussed. Students will produce a map showing the major ocean currents and characteristics.