In an insightful post on the Oxford Education Blog, DP Chemistry author Gary Horner FRACI CChem highlights how the new IB DP Chemistry syllabus prepares students and teachers to advocate for the safeguarding of the global environment.

With his extensive knowledge and expertise as a Fellow of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute, Chartered Chemist (FRACI CChem) and teacher at secondary level for over 30 years, Gary unravels the complexities of climate change and global warming to make the science accessible to DP Chemistry students.

Read the blog: Understanding the science of global warming and climate change. (

Gary’s blog is the first in our summer series of blogs, videos, articles, and more, all designed to encourage scientific thought beyond the DP classroom.