Describe how our relationship to nature will be different from what it is at present.
  Examine how we will cope differently with the ways that natural phenomena affect our lives.

Week 1: 

  Describe what Earth’s biodiversity and ecosystems will look like.

Week 2: 

  Examine how agricultural production will be different in the future.

Week 3: 

  Differentiate between how we will manage our water resources in the future compared to how we do so right now.

Week 4: 

  Examine how we will meet our energy needs in the future in a way that will enable us to maintain a habitable atmosphere and climate.

Week 5: 

  Describe how waste management will be different in the future.


  Summarize some of the major social, economic, political, and ecological choices and tradeoffs that will need to be overcome for this sustainable future to arrive.