Space technology predicts droughts several months in advance


Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System; Renewable/Non-Renewable resources; The Changing Earth

Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering

Concepts (South Australia):

Earth and Space Sciences – The Earth’s Surface; Earth in Space

Years: 7

Word Count: 441 + 2:02m video

This article and accompanying short video explain how space technology can assist with mapping the world’s water and how that can be used to assist with farming and other water reliant needs. Useful for Year 7 Earth and Space Sciences curriculum looking at both the Water Cycle as well as the topic of Space.


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