Learning Resources by

Big History Project

www.bighistoryproject.com


The Big History Project (BHP) is a joint effort between teachers, scholars, scientists, and their supporters. It is a multi-disciplinary approach to knowledge for learners around the world. In addition to developing a full curriculum for high school students, this course is designed for curious members of the public who are seeking answers to big questions about the history of our Universe and the origin of our species.



Resources

Big History Project

History   7th - College | Online resource

By sharing the big picture and challenging middle and high school students to look at the world from many different perspectives, we hope to inspire a greater love of learning and help them better...

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Humans

Ancient History   4th - College | Online class

About 200,000 years ago, we evolved to become the most important force for change on the planet. Our knack for collective learning — preserving information, sharing it with one another, and passing...

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Life

Biology   4th - College | Online class

What makes life on Earth so special? How do you explain its diversity? And what exactly is it? How life emerged remains a mystery, but we know that it possesses four qualities: It can metabolize,...

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Our Solar System and Earth

Astronomy   4th - College | Online class

Ever since the Big Bang, the Universe has been drifting and expanding. The birth and death of stars leave an aftermath of galaxies, planets, and even living organisms. Watch the Earth transform...

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The Modern Revolution and The Future

World History   4th - College | Online class

After the rise of agriculture, powerful civilizations such as the Persians, Romans, and Mongols exploited and developed long-distance trade routes to expand their regional influence. New...

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The Universe

Astronomy   4th - College | Online class

Where did everything come from? Where are we heading? Big History tells the story of the Universe starting from the Big Bang, the formation of stars, planets, life on Earth, modern civilization —...

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