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Title: Energy Sources
Url: http://www.teachersdomain.org/resource/phy03.sci.ess.earthsys.energys...
Publisher: WGBH Educational Foundation
Description: This video segment points out that we are consuming fossil fuels at a rate far faster than they can be produced in the Earth, and that combustion of these materials to produce energy releases carbon dioxide, a greenhouse gas. It also discusses some current and future alternatives for supplying energy, and describes some of the benefits and limitations inherent in each. The segment is six minutes nine seconds in length. A background essay and discussion questions are included.
LC Classification: Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Special environmental pollutants -- Other environmental pollutants, A-Z -- Fossil fuels
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Study and teaching -- General works
Technology -- Mechanical engineering and machinery -- Renewable energy sources
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Environmental engineering -- Energy sources
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
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Format: html
Audience: Elementary School Teachers
Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Language: English
Rights: WGBH Educational Foundation
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Astronomy
earth science
Education (General)
Environmental science
Physical sciences
science
Space sciences
Technology
Date Of Record Release: 2011-05-10 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-05-04 11:44:20 (W3C-DTF)
Source: DLESE  DLESE
Full Record Views: 83
Resource URL Clicks: 7
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